Category Lead Corporate and Professional Services

Reporting to the Head of Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Management, we are seeking a Category Lead Corporate and Professional Services to join our team.

Based in Sydney, you will lead and have oversight of the Corporate and Professional Services category team on identifying and implementing sourcing strategies, key supplier management and the delivery of additional values in order to achieve Macquarie’s business objectives, to reduce risk and to lower the total cost of ownership. You will be responsible for creating and maintaining successful relationships with our key stakeholder and partners, whilst in addition, you will lead the team to drive results through analysing spend data and market trends, and by developing and applying value levers and supplier strategies for your category.

The ideal candidate thinks strategically and globally, has a proven track record of leading teams successfully, a strong commercial acumen and can succeed in a fast-paced environment managing several key stakeholder and projects at the same time. The position requires collaboration on all management levels but also working with autonomy, a learning mindset and a strong customer focus. You will have a sense for urgency to meet internal deadlines as well as the ability to understand complex business requirements in detail.

For further information or a confidential discussion about the opportunity, please call Julie Collins on 02 8237 2061

Corporate Operations Group (COG) provides specialist professional and business services, human resources, workplace infrastructure, and technology and market operations to Macquarie's businesses. The primary purpose of COG is to support and enhance the value of Macquarie through the creation of an efficient, scalable operating model. This is evident across the activities of each of the divisions which comprises of Business Improvement and Strategy Division (BIS), Business Services Division (BSD), COG Business Management, Human Resources Division (HR), Market Operations and Technology.

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