NAB – National Australia Bank Manager, Procurement Contract in Melbourne VIC

NAB – National Australia Bank

Branch Melbourne VIC AU

Manager, Procurement
Melbourne VIC

In this regard the MiFID II and Surveillance Program ( MaSP ) was formed to address a number of those regulatory obligations….

Shape and deliver Procurement activities

  • Partner with stakeholders across Corporate & Institutional Banking
  • 12 month contract based in the Melbourne CBD location
  • At NAB, we believe success comes from our people. We’re committed to supporting your talent and skills through your career, as you help us build a culture that affects positive change for our customers – and for the community too.

    Role Purpose:

    NAB’s Corporate & Institutional Banking business has regulatory requirements that must be met by 2018. In this regard the MiFID II and Surveillance Program ( MaSP ) was formed to address a number of those regulatory obligations.

    MaSP will require solutions to be sought from external vendors to ensure correct and consistent procedure is followed and delays are not experienced due to demand on in-house procurement team. To this end the MaSP Program Director requires a dedicated Procurement Manager to work closely with the projects and the procurement team.

    The Procurement Manager role is a 12 month contract position that is responsible for managing agreed procurement components of the work required in relation to MaSP and will have specific responsibility for the following tasks:

    • Lead sourcing activities in order to support sourcing decisions
    • Co-ordination, development and execution of the Procurement strategy for MaSP
    • Review supplier relationships, renegotiate supplier contracts, manage supplier performance and development, identify and develop supplier / joint process improvement initiatives.
    • Develop, manage and oversee RFx’s, along with detailed analysis of such and tender evaluations
    • Manage tender evaluations process
    • Conduct negotiations with suppliers, then review, endorse and provide contractual sign off for contracts in line with delegated authorities.
    • Provide advice to Project Managers
    • Represent MaSP and NAB commercial requirements and expectations to the external market
    • Develop expertise and knowledge of business requirements and able to apply in commercial constructs
    • Engage NAB Procurement team to assist in assessments as appropriate.

    Skills Required:

    To be successful you will be an experienced procurement professional with an appropriate tertiary qualification and/or 7+ years’ experience in a Strategic Sourcing and Commercial management role including sound knowledge of legal terms, contractual requirements, the Trade Practices Act, APRA requirements and contractual arrangements.

    Specifically, you must be able to demonstrate:

    • Strong knowledge of researching competitive analysis
    • Expertise in commercial and legal elements of contracts
    • Experience in a direct or a supporting role in commercial negotiations
    • Extensive experience in category research and analysis
    • A detailed understanding of Purchase Order placement and Invoice practices
    • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate, advise and influence senior stakeholders at all levels.

    What we offer

    This opportunity will give you exposure to a wide range of stakeholders at all levels of the business whilst being part of a team that is focussed, hardworking and passionate about our shared vision to create the very best experience for our customers

    As the successful applicant you’ll be rewarded with a competitive market salary, access to staff benefits and a flexible working environment.

    To be eligible to apply, you must have Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency status.

    We embrace diversity of thought, style and working arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we serve.

    For full job details and to apply go to nab.com.au/careers

    At NAB we support workplace flexibility. Have a chat to us about how this can work for you…

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    Employment Type: Freelance
    Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU
    Posted on: 2017-04-23
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