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Procurement Sourcing Specialist - IT

Job no: 934238
Work type: Permanent / Full time
Location: Support Office - Docklands

Work is a whole lot better when you love what you do, we know that. That’s why we make sure that the loves and interests of our people match their responsibilities. We take what they love, and we let them live it.

So, do you want to be part of a team who loves coming to work each day? A team that makes Myer a great place to shop, and an even greater place to work?

A fantastic career opportunity is now available for a Procurement Specialist IT to join our Procurement team. Reporting to the IT Procurement Manager, this role will focus on ensuring the end to end responsibilities of the IT Procurement Category are met in regards to improving supplier performance, ensuring contract compliance and adherence to Myer's Procurement policy for all new supplier engagements. This role involves effective communication with both internal and external stakeholders at all levels

  • Opportunities for career progression and succession planning
  • Great location in our Docklands based Support Office
  • Permanent Full time opportunity

About the role

  • As the Procurement Specialist for IT you will be responsible for developing and implementing procurement strategies that reduce commercial risk, deliver value and service improvement to Myer through supplier consolidation, efficiency and price reduction initiatives
  • Develop Requests for Proposals (RFP) and Requests for Information (RFI) and  manage the tender process aligned to Myer Procurement Policy ensuring all service and commercial requirements are captured
  • Lead commercial engagements relating to change requests, contract variations, disputes, new statements of work and supplier performance management
  • Provide procurement governance and guidance to internal and external stakeholders relating to the Myer procurement policy and process
  • Conduct detailed evaluations of pricing and terms and conditions of existing contracts to develop future sourcing and re-negotiation strategies and similar analysis of new contracts to ensure most favourable business outcome
  • Drive change in the organisation by challenging existing arrangements, interrogating cost and processes to maximise the commercial benefit from Myer’s vendor relationships
  • Achieve savings targets by sourcing competitive contracts; process efficiencies and by managing vendor contracts

About you

  • An IT procurement specialist who has worked in a complex business
  • Seasoned experience in managing Tier 1 IT software and managed service suppliers
  • Ability to lead multiple end to end sourcing events for new SaaS solutions and IT managed services
  • Strong Negotiation Skills with the ability to influence stakeholders
  • Deep understanding of Software licencing (Oracle, SAP, Salesforce, IBM, Microsoft)
  • Accountable and results focused with the ability to develop plans and strategies according to stakeholder requirements which deliver great commercial outcomes for the business
  • A great communicator with the ability to forge relationships across the business across multiple stakeholder groups
  • A self-starter who operates with influence and confidence

Benefits to you:

  • Invitations to sample sales
  • Generous team member discounts on all Myer products
  • Volunteer, parental and lifestyle leave available
  • Career growth and succession opportunities
  • Reward and Recognition Programs

Don’t miss this opportunity to show your talent and explore the great career path at Myer.


Residency Note: To be eligible to apply for this job, you must be an Australian or NZ citizen or have an appropriate visa to live and work in Australia. Further information can be obtained from the Australian Department of Immigration.

Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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