19 Mar, 2019
About BHP At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential. With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success. Come and be a part of this success. About the role This permanent opportunity will be based in our Perth office and will see you join our dynamic high performing team within the Utilities Management Category. The Category Management team is the commercial driving force behind the Minerals Australia portfolio of operations and this role will see you closely partnering with operations across Australia. The Specialist Category role is responsible for managing energy, water and other infrastructure services as required. It ultimately provides category leadership and deep expertise, leading the development of innovative and value-driven category strategies. The role assists the Category Principal to drive implementation of the strategy and achievement of team objectives through execution of sourcing projects and through developing strong relationships with key stakeholders. In this role you will: Ensure conformance with the BHP Charter, the BHP Group Level Documents, Code of Conduct and relevant statutory obligations. Demonstrate an overriding commitment to health, safety, environment responsibility and sustainable development. Work collaboratively with and influence Supply and operational colleagues to optimise and deliver sustainable Category outcomes. Support the development of Category Strategies, ensuring local context is met and providing input on current contract performance. Vary contracts as required including updating or expanding scopes of services and schedules of materials. Lead or support direct tendering, negotiation & implementation of local sourcing requirements. As required, support direct tendering, negotiation & implementation of complex and high value contracts across Minerals Australia to reduce total cost to the business. Develop and implement tailored SRM models for critical Suppliers. Proactively share replicable current state opportunities across categories and assets to drive enterprise level opportunity Support Strategic Sourcing or Supply Process Improvement projects within Category Management. Participate and support activities such that Supply meets the Business Plan and meets Department and Global KPIs. Develop and implement advanced commercial techniques to leverage value creation opportunities. Build and maintain strong internal and external stakeholder relationships to drive innovation, continuous improvement, value and savings. About You You will have significant experience in the energy utilities market with deep understanding of network, transmission and generation issues within the Western Australian market as well as knowledge of water and other infrastructure services such as rail or freight services.You will be an action and delivery focused individual with an entrepreneurial mindset, and the ability to thrive in a changing environment is extremely important. Your experience in roles requiring problem solving, innovative commercial thinking and effective communication will be valuable. You will have a demonstrated record of accomplishment of delivering results in a commercial team including being able to bring business value to internal stakeholders across all levels, and identify new opportunities for suppliers/technology.A strong network of relationships in the energy market will be highly valuable in this role. How to Apply Please apply online before 25th March 2019. Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised closing date and a Federal Police clearance will be required for our successful applicant. Supporting a diverse workforce At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people. We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.
BHPBilliton Western Australia, Australia