Purchasing Specialist – 12-month contract

15 / 11 / 2021

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Manufacturing / Purchasing / Procurement


The company
Join a leading New Zealand Group at an exciting time as they embark on an optimisation program. Led by a visionary leadership team, backed by significant investment and with a mandate to drive positive change, this is an exciting time to join the business.

As part of this vision, they are seeking an experienced Purchasing Specialist to join them on their journey to best Practice Purchasing and lead a project to achieve significant gains and optimisation.

The opportunity – 12-month fixed-term contract
You will lead a project committed to lifting the bar across the performance of purchasing.

The systems and technology are in place. You will work with the GM and stakeholders across the business to ensure that procurement is delivering best value and providing robust commercial and operational support.

Initially, you will carry out an audit and review of the present state and work with the GM to come up with a plan to achieve Best Practice performance.

Working across a multi-site professional services environment, you will work with a multitude of stakeholders and deliver measurable gains across supplier review and performance, systems, processes, policies, procedures, contracts, and provide coaching and support.

What’s in it for you
An experienced Purchasing Specialist (ideally) with a tertiary qualification in Supply Chain or an NZPICS or CIPS member you will have experience working in a Continuous Improvement environment and be capable of driving improvements across people, systems, processes and performance. Your demonstrable communication and innovative problem-solving skills will ensure your success in a complex and challenging role.

Driven, ambitious and passionate, you will be committed to your learning & development and will benefit from working in an environment where high performance and achieving results are rewarded.

If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV by following the link below. If you’d like to find out more and for a confidential discussion please call Wayne Fry on 021 656 502 or email waynef@huntercampbell.co.nz

  • Continuous Improvement and change mandate
  • Lead and drive procurement and purchasing optimisation
  • 12-month fixed-term contract

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Wayne Fry
Manager, Supply Chain, Operations and Procurement

Quite simply I connect talented supply chain candidates with exceptional supply chain opportunities. My extensive networks and experience in the sector make me a specialist Supply Chain, Operations and Procurement recruiter. I’m passionate about achieving the best possible results for my clients and candidates. I do this through offering a bespoke solution to clients, by…

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