Buyer - Tactical Procurement (Gladstone or Brisbane)

  • Job Reference: 00022332-1
  • Date Posted: 7 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Michael Page
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  • Location: Gladstone
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced purchasing specialist to work on a 12-month contract, looking after the purchasing of materials and services for a smelting plant.

Client Details

Our client is the global lead in Aluminium production, with 7 plants across ANZ.



Part of the responsibilities of this role include:

* Assist transactional purchasing automation by identifying new items for addition to the Business Unit specific catalogue from non-catalogued items ordered through the purchasing queue;

* Identify issues affecting the purchasing function including people, process and SAP system issues;

* Ensure purchase orders are created with accurate (agreed with supplier) delivery dates so that DIFOT metrics are not compromised;

* Manage order responses and PO maintenance in a timely and accurate manner to facilitate on-time delivery and payment;

* Engage with site warehousing teams to ensure timely goods receipting occurs;


The successful candidate will have solid experience in purchasing raw materials/services and SAP MM knowledge


Job Offer

12 month-contract with competitive daily rates

Opportunity to work for an ASX 100 listed business with multiple possibilities after contract

Candidates with a notice period can be considered


To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Ana Costa on +61 7 3414 6117.