• Macquarie Park location
  • Permanent full-time role
  • Attractive NFP salary packaging options + 6 days extra leave

Support key procurement initiatives and play a vital role in developing and implementing category strategies including all contract management activities for Catholic Healthcare to drive commercial value.

Reporting to the Procurement Manager you will be responsible for the following:

  • Managing allocated Categories of Catholic Healthcare;
  • Developing, implementing and maintaining procurement strategies for allocated categories with relevant stakeholders;
  • Investigating and recommending opportunities for implementation of group wide contracts for goods and services to reduce cost and improve consistency/ quality;
  • Providing financial and cost benefit analysis for established category plans and to support Procurement Budget/ Forecast;
  • Acting as 'Category Lead' to Senior Management regarding key category spend and strategic planning, and more.

Tertiary qualified, as our preferred candidate you’ll have demonstrated project management experience and category expertise where you have successfully negotiated and finalised group wide contracts. You’ll bring a collaborative approach to your work and you will have the ability to foster and build relationships with a range of internal stakeholders and external suppliers. Importantly, you’ll also be able to strike a positive balance between the professional, commercial and care aspects of your role and our organisation. Software proficiency using Microsoft office, SharePoint and Basware (or similar) including Contract Management, Purchase Management and Account Payable modules is required.

Why you’ll love working with us:

  • You will have the opportunity to work within a values based organisation with caring at the heart of everything we do
  • NFP Salary Packaging Benefits up to $15,900 annually and Meal Entertainment Benefits
  • An additional 6 days of leave each year known as ‘Family Leave’
  • Long Service Leave on a pro rata basis after 5 years continuous service
  • Our office is conveniently located near public transport (walking distance from the Metro line and various bus stops) and Macquarie Shopping Centre

Catholic Healthcare is a leading not-for-profit provider of residential aged care, home and community services, retirement living and healthcare across NSW and SE QLD. Together, our team of around 4000 people are dedicated to our Mission of helping our customers to live life to its fullest every day. 

If you’re looking for a role where you can make a positive & rewarding impact in a great organisation like ours, then we’d love to hear from you. Apply online now.

Please note that pre-employment checks (including Police) will be completed for all preferred candidates before an Offer is made.

Hello Recruitment Agencies, thanks for thinking of us. Right now, we’re looking to fill this opportunity directly so if we do need your assistance we’ll be in touch.

Type: Permanent

Category: Accounting & Finance - Other

Reference ID: KC000326

Date Posted: 02/10/2019

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