Our client is looking for a passionate, honest, enthusiastic Contracts Specialist to provide support to Procurement and Logistics in commercial operations and customer service.
The successful candidate will be covering the Contracts Specialist who is on Maternity Leave from March 2023.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Contract Management – Developing and applying processes, procedures, systems & knowledge to ensure optimum commercial benefit and minimal commercial risk
Supplier relationship management - deliver value through effective management of strategic supplier relationships.
Category management and strategic sourcing - build appropriate term category strategies that are aligned with Fortescue business objectives and manage the end-to-end sourcing process for allocated projects.
Negotiating – applying an effective process and an understanding of each party’s position to engage with suppliers on high risk and/or high value contracts.
Governance and risk management - ensure business objectives are met through effective governance, compliance management and the identification, assessment, and treatment of risk.
Analysis & reporting - effective analysis and reporting of relevant data at all stages of the procurement lifecycle.
Business partnering and commercial acumen - create and maintain credible and trusting relationships with internal stakeholders to ensure full alignment of procurement effort with business needs and opportunities.