Sourcing Specialist

Location: Sydney, New South Wales AU

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Job Number: 442

External Description:

Who is Equifax?

Equifax is a leading global data, analytics, and technology company, supporting customers across 24 countries. We have been serving the Australian and New Zealand markets for over 60 years. Through continuously adapting to our environment, not only have we remained a market leader, but we also drive and challenge ourselves to do better to help our customers live their financial best.

Our people are what makes us great at what we do - we see every member of our team as an integral piece of a jigsaw. We celebrate differences and recognise that each person brings with them unique talents and perspectives. We provide our people the support and flexibility to manage their work-life balance. At Equifax we genuinely care about our people and our ability to come together as #OneEquifax.

The perks of being an Equifax employee within the Sourcing team?

Our people are important to us and we are devoted in ensuring that lives outside of work are supported and a successful work-life balance is achieved. We offer additional leave days as we recognise the importance of taking time out, whether that is to catch up on some rest, celebrate a birthday, or give back to our community by volunteering. We are committed to the wellbeing of our people and provide them with discounted health cover through BUPA, access to comprehensive hearing services and discounts, and offer 24/7 support through our employee assistance program.

Our leadership team fosters a culture of ownership, they will lead, coach, mentor and listen. We support one another to feel confident to speak up and hold each other accountable to work with integrity.

What you’ll do:

The Sourcing Specialist will not only hold a data analysis position, but rather a proactive, stakeholder facing role to identify improvements across indirect categories. This is done by suggesting new potential sourcing opportunities through knowledge of the service delivery performance of each supplier whilst contributing to key sourcing projects and purchasing and vendor governance activities for the APAC region.

This is a great opportunity for an individual looking for continuous learning and development. This is a challenging but rewarding role where you get to collaborate with stakeholders in delivering important outcomes for our business.

What are we looking for?

  • Proven experience in sourcing or contract management
  • Project and change management experience
  • Services procurement category experience - preference is experience across technical categories such as IT, Engineering, Facilities and MRO
  • Confident, articulate, and professional communication style
  • Excellent stakeholder management
  • Ability to thrive in a challenging and ever-changing environment

Extra points for any of the following:

  • Strong analytical skills – advanced/expert knowledge of MS Excel
  • Worked within the financial services industry
  • Experience in drafting contract documents and negotiating contracts to include business, price, and technical terms

Success attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?

  • Positive
  • Self-driven
  • Adaptable
  • Quick learner
  • Meticulous
  • Focused
  • Team player

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

Get on board and potentially make the best career decision ever. Send us your resume!

 

Job Number: J00109195

Community / Marketing Title: Sourcing Specialist

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