Procurement Specialist

  • AustralianSuper
  • 238 Flinders St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
  • Apr 23, 2018

Job Description

AustralianSuper is for all Australians and businesses; we help invest members’ money to create the best possible retirement outcome. More than 2.1 million members trust us to invest more than $119 billion on their behalf. Our size has given us the ability to leverage significant investment opportunities for long term performance and lower fees that are passed onto our members.

We put members first in everything we do and are committed to the recruitment, development and support of a diverse workforce that share our values of Energy, Integrity, Generosity of Spirit and Excellent Outcomes.

Here’s where you come in…

To support the growth and evolution of AustralianSuper we are seeking a Procurement Specialist, Technology who will be responsible for leading a number of initiatives, including go-to-market activity and direct negotiations across a range of technology categories.  This position will be responsible for successfully realising a range of commercial benefits and delivering tangible business outcomes.

The Procurement Specialist, Technology will be responsible for developing the sourcing strategy, RFx documentation, stakeholder, governance and communication plan, evaluation criteria and leading negotiations with internal and external stakeholders. Suppliers will be both hardware and software services.

You’ll need…

The ability to work autonomously to deliver specific outcomes for the Technology Services Group, knowing who to engage and when. You have highly developed commercial and financial acumen from similar experience in a large corporate. You have a strong understanding of contract management and the basics of contract law, and are able to articulate benefits both internally and to suppliers.

If you would like the opportunity to work in a challenging, growing and rapidly evolving environment to deliver outstanding results that benefit members, please apply now!

Agencies please note: this vacancy is being managed directly by AustralianSuper’s Recruitment team. We will contact our preferred agency partners should we require additional support. Thank you.