Category Management - Procurement, Group Services

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At Estia Health, we are proud that each of our 69 aged care homes uniquely represent the residents who choose us, the community that surrounds us and the people that we work with. Join us, as we strive to support, nurture and develop your career in the growing aged care industry.

About the opportunity
We have an exciting opportunity for a Procurement and Contract Specialist to join our team based in Camberwell.
 As Category Manager you will be responsible for the development and implementation of sourcing and procurement strategies, category management, managing tender bids, value analysis and general contract management to ensure goods and services are procured according to specifications, quality and cost requirements.
About you
You will be a seasoned procurement professional who has experience in direct and indirect category management, ideally within a healthcare environment.
 In addition, you will have:

  • Previous experience in contract management in a medium to large multi-site organisation within a healthcare environment
  • High level negotiating/influencing skills with the ability to finalise negotiations within tight deadlines
  • Ability to effectively interact with health care providers and suppliers at a senior executive, clinical and property level
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work automously as well as within a team environment
  • Flexibility to work on multiple tasks and to tight time frames
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills
  • Tertiary qaulifications in Business, Procurement, Logistics or Accounting (highly regarded)

What we will do for you
We encourage you to develop your skills and capabilities and have a range of structured professional development programs to help you grow your career.

In addition, all Estia Health employees have exclusive access to our online rewards portal which offers savings on over 2000 majors retailers, as well as restaurants, travel and entertainment offers.  

Next steps
If you're interested in joining Estia Health, apply now!
If would like to know more about this role please contact our recruitment team on 03 9811 9777.

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