Senior Procurement Manager

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More than 1,000 employees around Australia work within Zurich to help customers understand and protect themselves from risk. Headquartered in North Sydney, Zurich Financial Services Australia (ZFSA) is the only global financial services company operating in Australia under a single brand in our core lines of General Insurance and Life & Investments business.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Procurement Manager to join our Operations team on a permanent basis.

Reporting to the Head of Workplace Services you will be responsible for the development and management of the Procurement Policy, and leading the end to end procurement activities and providing advice around all things procurement.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be the primary interface with the business at all levels developing and delivering the procurement policy, sustainable sourcing strategies, and providing the framework for managing service providers. With detailed business and market knowledge supporting the business to minimise its spend, whilst generating the biggest impact leveraging regional and global opportunities.

The successful candidate will have a proven ability to work autonomously and deliver high quality results, in addition to the following experience\:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, Finance, Engineering or Information Technology required.

  • 5-10 years' plus progressive experience in Procurement required.

  • 3-5 years plus of supervisory/management experience required.

As a highly driven individual you’ll utilise your sound commercial negotiation and stakeholder management skills to position the Procurement team as a trusted partner within the business, thus making your outstanding relationship development and communication skills a critical factor to your success in this role.

Zurich is proud of its corporate and social responsibility and offers every employee an annual volunteer day plus an annual lifestyle payment. Flexible work practices are available to staff as Zurich recognise that work and family commitments can sometimes impact each other, and these commitments may change over time.

So, make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported. Love what you do. Work for us. Apply today!