Category Analyst 1 (Sydney, NSW, AU, 2000)

  • Broadspectrum
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
  • 30/07/2018
Full time Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description

  • North Sydney Location
  • Procurement Transformation Project
  • Competitive Salary

About the Company
Transfield Services has recently re-branded, our new name is Broadspectrum!

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the training, opportunities and support you need to begin and build a successful career.

About the role
Broadspectrum is currently undergoing a major transformation within its procurement organisation.  We are building a team focused on delivering value to the business through effective Category Management.  Due to the dynamic nature of our business the team will comprise a blend of contract and permanent staff.  This has created a requirement for an Analyst to join the team on a 12 month contact or permanent basis.


The Category Analyst will support the Procurement Portfolio Managers and Category Specialists in developing category strategies through thorough internal and market analytics. They will also work with key business stakeholders in the delivery of their business strategy and the achievement of their operational goals through the delivery of effective procurement analytics.

Who you are:

  • Strong knowledge of Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and Should Cost modelling
  • Benchmarking skills - market and competitor analysis
  • Ability to convert data to information to identify and recommend opportunities
  • Basic knowledge of Category Management, Contract Management and SRM
  • Relevant Tertiary Qualifications.
  • Strong communication, analytical and problem solving skills correlated with superior writing and presentation skills
  • Results driven with a high level of business and commercial acumen
  • Administratively self-sufficient, including experience in using an SAP ERP and eProcurement systems with advanced skills in Microsoft office software.


You will have technical skills:

  • Microsoft suite
  • ERP, eProcurement
  • Advanced skills in Excel (Essential)
  • Intermediate to Advanced skills in PowerPoint (Essential)


This is a great opportunity to utilise your experience and expertise along with your 
excellent written and verbal communication skills (English), your ability to plan and organise your workload effectively and meet deadlines to be a part of a major procurement transformation where a competitive salary package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Please visit the Careers section of our website and apply now.   We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.   Position Job Ref. No. 99215