Category Specialist

You will provide specialist procurement and likening expertise in the Construction category based in Dunedin.

Your new company
A top-rated education provider based in Dunedin. They pride themselves in academic excellence and student experience. They have 15 well appointed residential colleges and exceptional amenities all on site.

Your new role
You will provide specialist procurement and likening expertise in the construction category. You will partner with stakeholders to plan, develop, source, analyse and manage procurement and licensing arrangements to ensure the education provider optimises its purchasing power and attains the best value in good s and services to meet the business objectives. You will also develop and implement category plans.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need:
  • Experience in construction/property sector
  • Experience in contemporary procurement related software and systems
  • To be proficient in financial and accounting software and systems (Finance one desirable)
  • A high level of Analysis and advanced Excel skills
  • Experience with partnering with key stakeholders
  • Experience collaborating, develop, review and manage appropriate sourcing specifications
  • To provide subject matter knowledge, research and analysis
  • To plan, negotiate and implement
  • To hold a pro-active approach to seek new opportunities

What you'll get in return
You will work for a well-respected education provider in a supportive Financial services, Procurement and licensing division.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Job Type
Banking & Financial Services

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Lauren Naylor, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Christchurch
Ground Floor, 131 Victoria Street, Christchurch Central

Telephone: 036695514