BAF® Request: MEL-416-FMCG-Procurement Strategy & Implementation Consultant



A rapidly growing FMCG manufacturing client is looking to appoint a Reliability & Maintenance Strategy Consultant with broad experience in whole of site manufacturing maintenance.

The Role

The client has achieved rapid growth and has developed its supplier list for direct & indirect spend incrementally over time. There is awareness in the business that a procurement analysis and focused cost cutting work would yield a significant benefit for the business. Available resources within the business are stretched.

This role requires the consultant to…

  1. Conduct a review of the current supplier base and spend (direct & indirect).
  2. Identify opportunities to improve pricing by looking at the current cost of goods bought and consolidation of supply contracts.
  3. Develop implementation plan to improve pricing
  4. Execute the procurement / improvement plan to drive down spend

Procurement Strategy & Implementation Consultant

The consultant will be working primarily with the Operations Manager to develop & execute a robust procurement strategy.

The successful ICG accredited professional will have significant experience including:

  • Minimum 10 years experience in a senior purchasing or procurement role within a leading large scale organisation

Logistics, Process and Rate

Logistics: Melbourne location. Duration 10-15 days. Start asap.

Offshore and interstate candidates are welcome to apply but are required to meet their own travel and accommodation costs.

Process: APT’s must be lodged by the time and date specified below.

AKL 7:00pm Wednesday, 26 October 2016
SYD/MEL 5:00pm Wednesday, 26 October 2016
SGP 2:00pm Wednesday, 26 October 2016
PAR/BRU/STO 8:00am Wednesday, 26 October 2016
LON 7:00am Wednesday, 26 October 2016
TOR/NY 2:00am Wednesday, 26 October 2016

 We will review all APT’s and select the best 3. The client will then conduct interviews.

Rates: Final amount to be negotiated with the client, however, depending on level of experience and seniority, the daily gross rate range for the Procurement Strategy & Implementation Consultant would be between $1,000 to $1,100 per day.

To apply for this BAF® you should submit your ICG Accredited Professional Transcript (APT’s) in the required format (in ICG GDrive here – Accredited Professionals only) to [email protected] and confirm that you are available (or will make yourself available) for interviews at the client’s discretion.

If you are aware of suitable candidates for the role that might not already be ICG Accredited Professionals, please forward this email to them and ask them to review our website.