Indigenous Procurement Officer

Industry: Trades & Services

Location: Sunshine Coast Mc QLD

Date Listed: 23 Feb 2021

Close Date: 5 Mar 2021

Shadforth is one of the largest family-owned civil contractors in Queensland. They lead a strong and committed team, delivering projects across Queensland and New South Wales. Shadforth places enormous value on its strong track record of delivering on time and on budget across all different types of civil projects. Whether you have a main roads and infrastructure project, a residential, commercial or industrial subdivision, or you’re in the mining sector.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Procurement Officer to join the Shadforth’s forward thinking team to assist with continued progression and future growth.  To be successful in this role, the successful candidate will need to address their ability and experience in the following areas:

Demonstrated ability and experience negotiating with suppliers, to achieve the best possible outcome for both parties
Effectively control the procurement process while liaising with all other staff members involved in purchasing
Recommend and implement new processes to further strengthen the existing procurement strategy
Establish and assist with the negotiation of contract terms and conditions, and maintain supplier relationships
Prepare and maintain purchasing records, reports and price lists
Work with internal and external stakeholders to determine procurement needs, quality, and delivery requirements
Co-ordinate plant hires, daily stand downs and off hire of machinery
Assist in the development of specifications for equipment, materials, and services to be purchased
Reconcile invoices and resolve value discrepancies with suppliers
Comply with and maintain knowledge of applicable rules, legislation, regulations, standards, and best practices
Develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with colleagues and senior management


Knowledge of civil construction equipment preferable
Intermediate MS Office skills (Word, Excel and Outlook) with accurate typing skills
High level of initiative and ability to work with limited supervision
Demonstrated planning/scheduling experience
Prescreening with IWS required

If you meet these requirements and are interested in the position, please apply below with your COVER LETTER and RESUME.

Indigenous Workstars specialises in the engagement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people into employment in a variety of communities and industries across Australia.

***Please note only candidates that are successful in moving to the next stage of recruitment will be contacted further***

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