Contracts Specialist - FMGLJP00015538


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Cost Control & Procurement
  • Location: East Perth

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Other
  • Closing date: Saturday, February 18, 2023

About this role: Contracts Specialist - FMGLJP00015538

On behalf of our client, a World Leader within the Mining Resources industry, Brunel has a fantastic 12 month contract opportunity for an experienced Contracts Specialist based in Perth

Our client is looking for a passionate, honest, enthusiastic Contracts Specialist to provide support to Procurement and Logistics in commercial operations and customer service.

The successful candidate will be covering the Contracts Specialist who is on Maternity Leave from March 2023.

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Contract Management – Developing and applying processes, procedures, systems & knowledge to ensure optimum commercial benefit and minimal commercial risk
  • Supplier relationship management - deliver value through effective management of strategic supplier relationships.
  • Category management and strategic sourcing - build appropriate term category strategies that are aligned with Fortescue business objectives and manage the end-to-end sourcing process for allocated projects.
  • Negotiating – applying an effective process and an understanding of each party’s position to engage with suppliers on high risk and/or high value contracts.
  • Governance and risk management - ensure business objectives are met through effective governance, compliance management and the identification, assessment, and treatment of risk.
  • Analysis & reporting - effective analysis and reporting of relevant data at all stages of the procurement lifecycle.
  • Business partnering and commercial acumen - create and maintain credible and trusting relationships with internal stakeholders to ensure full alignment of procurement effort with business needs and opportunities.

What you need to bring:

  • Demonstrate an alignment to all of our client's values.
  • Effectively self-manage with an ability to efficiently manage priorities.
  • Show a level of resilience to challenging circumstances.
  • Experience in Operational Procurement.
  • Demonstrate how your experience to date (ideally seasoned experience in the resources sector) will positively contribute to you being successful in this role and an understanding of procurement practices, governance, and processes.
  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business, Commerce, Law or similar is desirable.
  • Police Clearance within 12 Months
  • Ability to pass Drug & Alcohol screening


  • The role is Perth based with some WFH
  • Monday – Friday (40 hour weeks)
  • Very diverse, open, and friendly team with support as required
  • Weekly Pay
  • Access to Brunel Employee Benefits

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Jasmine Wille is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use this number:

Account manager

Jasmine Wille
Brunel Energy Australia Perth