Procurement (Buy) Analyst

Job Description

  • 12-month contract 
  • State Government Agency 
  • Gladstone QLD Location 

About the company
Karlka Recruiting Group has partnered with a State Government Agency to engage an Procurement (Buy) Analyst. This position is located in their busy Gladstone QLD office for an initial 12-month contract.
About the Position
We are looking for an Analyst, Buy to deliver supply chain services that deliver value through strategic sourcing and buying of goods and services for all operations and businesses. This is a fundamental role where value is achieved through uniformed processes, e-technology, increased corporate social responsibility and measurable savings for the group.

This is a great opportunity for a strong negotiator with strong SAP skills who can ensure that materials and services are purchased and delivered to the operations when they are required. The key to success to this position is to demonstrate your ability to deliver consistent results, drive continuous improvement, and build credibility with business stakeholders.

  • Incorporate commercial acumen with technical skill in an environment that is striving to achieve high levels of compliance to process, automation and data accuracy;
  • Provide a high level of customer service and accountability to deliver exceptional service, providing purchasing, expediting and data management services;
  • Identify P2P process or system improvements and champion change to increase efficiency of purchasing service;
  • Oversee end to end P2P performance for client base and provide analytical analysis on areas for improvement;
  • Continuous improvement training to maintain process standardization and keep team skills at the highest competency level;
  • Assist transactional purchasing automation through 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 
  • Manage order responses and PO maintenance 
  • Maintain a strong relationship with branch level staff for key suppliers to sites 
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Bachelor level tertiary qualification would be beneficial
  • Strong experience working with SAP
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Industry experience in roles such as purchasing, data management or SAP MM implementation projects
Benefits working with this Client
  • 12-month contract
  • Potential for extensions 

Benefits working with Karlka Recruiting Group 
  • Weekly pay  
  • Ongoing support: Pre, during and post placement 
  • Dedicated consultant per contract
  • Employee Assistance Program available
  • Our agency supports Indigenous communities 

How to Apply
Apply now to be considered for submission to our client by 14/05/2024
Consultant:  Shynata 
Email for questions only:
*Please apply through this portal. Any applications through email may be missed.

Nyiyaparli and other Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. 

   Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further discussion.
Applications received after the due date may be considered for similar roles.