Procurement Specialist

Requisition ID:  8262

Southbank, VIC, AU, 3006

The Role:


Newly created role to provide support to our growing Procurement team.  Excellent opportunity for a Procurement Specialist to execute on procurement strategies, leverage key suppliers whilst ensuring compliance with group procurement policy.


The role is accountable to the Head of Procurement and the incumbent can work flexibly from home and from our new Southbank office - hybrid work model.


Reasonable requests for part-time work will be considered.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Plan and deliver end-to-end sourcing activities for indirect spend, including facilities, travel and others

  • Management of key contracts, ensuring delivery of services is achieved within cost targets while meeting stakeholder requirements

  • Provide relevant reporting and ensure compliance with local and group reporting requirements

  • Manage supply risks through analysis of supply chain, financials and HSE (health, safety and environment)

  • Act in support of ENGIE's objectives around ethics, Indigenous reconciliation, and carbon emissions reduction


About You:


To be successful in this role, you will have relevant procurement experience including end-to-end sourcing – planning, negotiations and ongoing supplier management.  You understand best practice procurement processes and will provide recommendations on improvement opportunities. 


You have well developed interpersonal skills and comfortable working with and presenting to all levels of hierarchy, including senior management.  You ensure accountability by holding self and others accountable to meet commitments and collaborate with others to meet shared objectives. 


Next Steps:


If you have the relevant experience and interested in the role, apply with a covering letter to address each of the key responsibilities and an up-to-date resume.

All applicants must have unlimited work rights in Australia.


Please note we consider applications on an ongoing basis and therefore encourage you to apply at your earliest opportunity.


Government and some client directions regarding vaccination against COVID-19 apply to various aspects of ENGIE’s work across Australia. If your application is successful, ENGIE may require you to provide evidence of vaccination against COVID-19 as necessary to comply with any such government and client directions that apply to your work in this position.


ENGIE is an equal opportunity employer, promoting diversity and committed to creating an inclusive environment for all. All applications are screened based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without any regard to origin, age, carer’s responsibilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, religion, marital status, health, disability or political opinions.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people of the LGBTIQA+ community are encouraged to apply. Our differences are our strengths!


About ENGIE Australia & New Zealand:

ENGIE Australia & New Zealand, a joint venture with Mitsui & Co Ltd, is accelerating the transition to a carbon-neutral economy by providing innovative, sustainable energy solutions to households, businesses, communities and cities.


Our mission is to accelerate and support the transition towards a carbon-neutral economy, through reduced energy consumption and more environmentally-friendly solutions.


We have 1,100MW of low-carbon generation capacity and more than 2,000MW of renewable energy under development. Our retail business, Simply Energy, has more than 700,000 customer accounts around Australia.


We’re also delivering sustainability solutions to cities, precincts and universities through our ENGIE Net Zero Energy Solutions team.


ENGIE’s trading arm, Global Energy Management (GEM) provides long-energy supply agreements, energy trading, risk management and asset management services to business customers across the ENGIE ANZ portfolio.


Our Business Units

Thermal & Supply

  • Simply Energy is one of Australia’s fastest growing energy retailers, with more than 750,000 electricity and gas customer accounts in Victoria, South Australia, New South Wales, Western Australia, The Australian Capital Territory and Queensland.
  • 1,000MW of low-carbon generation capacity located in South Australia
  • The Hazelwood Rehabilitation Project is a dedicated business stream leading the safe, stable and sustainable rehabilitation of the former Hazelwood Power Station and Mine, which ceased operation in 2017


  • Development, operation and maintenance of large-scale assets – predominantly in wind, solar  and industrial-scale battery storage - as well as integrating hydrogen as an alternative energy source.

Energy Solutions

  • ENGIE Net Zero Energy Solutions builds long-term partnerships that deliver net zero outcomes for communities.
  • By integrating infrastructure, technology and services, we design, build and operate environmentally-friendly solutions, such as Green Mobility and energy storage, that support and accelerate the transition to a carbon-neutral economy.

Global Energy Management & Sales (GEMS)

  • GEMS has 20 years’ presence in energy markets worldwide and offers services including risk management solutions, market access, asset management and optimisation, gas off-take, investment services, physical supply and logistics management, economic research, market analysis and M&A facilitation for energy producers. 
  • GEMS tailors solutions, such as PPAs, to the specific needs of corporate clients, with a strong focus on decarbonation and decentralisation, matching our clients’ growing needs to lower their carbon footprint and source greener energy with those of renewable asset owners.


Business Unit:  T&G
Division:  T&G AMEA - Australia
Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type: 
Professional Experience:  Skilled ( >3 experience <15 years)
Education Level:  Bachelor's Degree