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Procurement Manager

Procurement Manager

Req ID:  40768
Department:  Procurement - NZ
Division:  Enterprise Finance
Location:  Auckland or Wellington

Mō te tūranga - About the role

Kia Hanga I Te Ao, E Ora Ai, E Tupu Ai, Te Tangata Me Te Kainga. At ANZ our purpose is to shape a world where people and communities thrive. We’re making this happen by improving the financial wellbeing and sustainability of our customers so they can achieve incredible things– whether they’re buying a home, building a business or saving for things big or small.


The Procurement Manager for People & Professional Services is critical to making this happen. In this stimulating and varied role you will provide strategic procurement leadership over a diverse portfolio with a substantial overall spend. As part of a global ANZ Procurement team, you will work collaboratively with senior stakeholders to ensure that business needs are understood and that sound strategic commercial solutions are sourced, implemented and managed effectively. Other key responsibilities of the role will include the following:

  • Support the People & Professional services portfolio and take time to understand the strategic cost management objectives and develop initiatives to deliver agreed outcomes

  • Manage the full source to pay process, from tenders to supplier onboarding, setting up purchasing methods and managing ongoing contract lifecycle.

  • Maximise the potential of the sourcing function to improve commercial outcomes.

  • Proactively manage business risks through structured service arrangements.

  • Provide on-going contract management support (including claim dispute management and variation negotiation).

  • Build relationships and actively integrate with the wide Procurement team across all ANZ geographies.


Role Location: Auckland or Wellington

Role Type: Permanent, Fulltime

Ōu Pūkenga? - What will you bring?

To grow and be successful in this role, you will ideally bring the following:


  • Experience in strategic sourcing and vendor management to meet stakeholder requirements.

  • Track record in business partnering with key stakeholders, at varying levels within a large/complex organization

  • Proven ability to manage all aspects of the source to pay process along with on-going performance management.

  • Project management skills including the management of risks, problem solving and the meeting of deadlines.

  • Evidence of sound judgment and ethical behaviour in making and influencing quality decisions.

  • Demonstrated technological, financial and organisational skills.

  • Sound knowledge of commercial and contract law and statutory requirements.

  • Be a self-starter who enjoys being part of a team delivering great outcomes.

  • You’re not expected to have 100% of these skills. At ANZ a growth mindset is at the heart of our culture, so if you have most of these things in your toolbox, we’d love to hear from you.


You’re not expected to have 100% of these skills. At ANZ a growth mindset is at the heart of our culture, so if you have most of these things in your toolbox, we’d love to hear from you.

He aha te take e uru ai koe ki a mātou? - So, why join us?

There’s something special about being part of ANZ.  From the moment you join us, you’re part of a team working towards a common goal: improving the financial wellbeing and sustainability of our millions of customers.


But it’s not just our customers who’ll feel your impact. You’ll feel it too. Because at ANZ, you’ll have the resources and community you need to take the next big step in your career, towards even bigger things in the future.


We offer a range of benefits tailored to the countries in which we operate including Health and Wellbeing programs and flexible working arrangements.


You’ll also enjoy working in a diverse and inclusive workplace where the different backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences of our people are celebrated. We encourage you to talk to us about any adjustments you may require to our recruitment process or the role itself. If you are a candidate with a disability, let us know how we can provide you with additional support.


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Te Rā Ōtinga - Job Posting End Date

09/06/2023image, 11.59pm, (Melbourne Australia)

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