Senior Procurement Officer

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Talison Lithium
Perth, Australia

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Senior Procurement Officer

Job ID: 11053
Job Views: 23
Location: Greenbushes
Post Code: 6254
Category: Mining & Resources
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted: 08/05/2024

Description:

Greenbushes Lithium Operation

 

 

 

Lithium plays a critical role in the transition to clean energy, and Talison Lithium is the world's leading lithium minerals producer with the largest high-grade ore body in the world - join us and be a part of the transition.

Talison Lithium aims to maximise local employment where possible by recruiting people who live in and around our local communities of Greenbushes, Bridgetown, Donnybrook, Nannup, Boyup Brook and Manjimup.

Job Requirements:

About the Role:

As the Senior Procurement Officer, you will report directly to the Procurement Coordinator, undertaking responsibilities that demand a high level of expertise. Your primary focus will be on ensuring seamless purchasing operations, driving efficiency, and contributing to the overall success of our organisation.

This position offers the consideration of hybrid working arrangements, that may include a portion of work from home.

Responsibilities include:

As our Senior Procurement Officer, you will be at the forefront of our procurement operations, responsible for:

  • daily operational purchasing;
  • running MRP as scheduled;
  • problem-solving complex Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) purchase order issues;
  • monitoring and reporting exceptions of vendor performance;
  • recommending alternate suppliers to improve cost, quality, and reliability of supply;
  • liaising with suppliers to procure urgent items;
  • provide guidance to junior team members;
  • responding to queries from external stakeholders;
  • collaborating with internal stakeholders to drive high-quality customer service; and
  • provide coverage for the Procurement Coordinator for purchasing team when required.

 

About the Candidate:

To be successful in this role, you should ideally demonstrate the following qualifications and attributes:

  • extensive experience with purchasing systems;
  • 10+ years of experience in a similar role;
  • advanced Excel skills;
  • outstanding ability to expedite tasks;
  • highly developed interpersonal and communication skills;
  • demonstrated fulfilment of duties to a very high level as a Senior Procurement Officer; and
  • chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) Level 2 Certificate in procurement and supply operations (or equivalent).

 

Some of the many benefits of working with Talison include:

  • Flexible working environment;
  • Be home every night with a family and lifestyle friendly roster;
  • Income protection insurance;
  • Life Insurance for company superannuation employees;
  • Maternity/paternity leave policy;
  • Salary sacrifice options for remote area housing, motor vehicles and superannuation; and
  • Participation in site performance-based incentive scheme.

How to Apply:

About Talison Lithium:

Talison supports many of the community projects, groups and sporting events our employees are involved in. Our future is within, and as part of, the community.

The Greenbushes Lithium Operation is located in a unique residential setting, near the town of Greenbushes atop the picturesque Darling Scarp. Being active in the broader community is integral to our core business values of safety, transparency and inclusiveness. We regularly carry out site tours for local school and community groups and promote education through Mine Open Days and community events.

 

Supporting a diverse workforce:

Talison strongly encourages applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds with a wide range of work experience. Talison takes pride in its unique location and the excellent work/life balance offering that our employees enjoy. Talison recognises that we are strengthened by diversity and is committed to providing a work environment where everyone is treated fairly and with respect. We are an inclusive employer and we welcome applications from all genders, cultures and identities.

 

How to Apply:

If you are ready to take on a challenging role that will utilise your expertise and contribute to our success, apply now! Join us in upholding the highest standards in procurement and supply operations.

 

Please apply for this vacancy by including your Resume and Cover Letter with your application, on our Talison Careers portal.

This portal is accessible via all Talison Advertisements on Seek / LinkedIn, and directly at jobs.talisonlithium.com

We look forward to receiving your application for this vacancy.

 

 

This role requires that you live or are willing to relocate to within 60 minutes of the Greenbushes Lithium Operation.

 

As the Senior Procurement Officer, you will report directly to the Procurement Coordinator, undertaking responsibilities that demand a high level of expertise. Your primary focus will be on ensuring seamless procurement operations, driving efficiency, and contributing to the overall success of our organisation.

This position offers the flexibility of remote work, with hybrid arrangements also being considered.

 

This position offers the flexibility of remote work, with hybrid arrangements also being considered.

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