Specialist, Technology Procurement

  • IAG
  • 20 Wedge St, Port Hedland WA 6721, Australia
  • 17/04/2019
Full Time Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description



The Role

This role sits within Commercial & Partner Management team in IAG Group Technology. The purpose and unique contribution of your role is to support a system of work in which drives sustainable value across Technology 3rd party spend. You will be driving efficiency, continuous improvement, innovation, lowest total cost and forging stronger partnerships with internal stakeholders and our IT partners.


Key Responsibilities

  • Accountability to develop, communicate and implement category management strategies for relevant Technology categories
  • Accountability to implement the end-to-end category management framework for a relevant Technology category
  • Accountability to deliver sourcing projects for Technology that realise YOY P&L cost savings and measures functional performance across cost avoidance and quality improvement initiatives
  • Accountability to explore and promote value creation, innovation and improved performance through strategic partner relationships
  • Accountability to ensure procurement activities support a proactive risk culture and comply with governance requirements


Skills & Experience

  • 8+ years procurement / category management experience in Information & Communication Technology
  • Procurement experience relating to Software
  • Solid interpersonal and communication skills, networking and stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to negotiate and influence
  • Prior experience with project management and planning skills
  • Proven reporting and research skills


About Us

At IAG, we believe that everyone has a unique point of view to share, shaped by their life experiences, cultures & passions. We celebrate and commit to:

#Proud to be me - we value difference, not sameness

#Together - harnessing our collective wisdom enables us to be our best for our customers & each other

#No boxes - it's not about labels, boxes or categories. It's about building a diverse and inclusive mindset into everything we do

IAG is the largest general insurance group in Australia and New Zealand. IAG owns some of the region's most trusted brands, including NRMA Insurance, CGU, SGIO, SGIC and WFI.


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In addition to a diverse and inclusive culture, some of our benefits include 13% superannuation, (3% kiwisaver), 50% insurance discounts, flexible work and leave options, generous parental leave and return to work program, recognition and reward program, and various corporate partner discounts.

We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply for this position.