Senior Buyer/Expeditor


Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


Clough, as part of the Integrate Alliance, is delivering the engineering, procurement and construction for the upgrade of the Woodman Point Sludge Treatment Facilities, a significant sustainable infrastructure project for the Perth community, reducing waste and emissions.

We are currently searching for a Senior Buyer/Expeditor to join the Woodman Point Project Team in Perth. Reporting to the Project Services Manager, you will utilise your extensive knowledge of the local and global supply market to manage the procurement, delivery & close out process for assigned major and intermediate level equipment packages in accordance with the project timelines.

The role will be initially based in the Perth Head Office and will transition to site (Perth southern suburbs) in 2024 as construction activities commence.

Who we are

We are a pioneering project delivery company. We deliver high performing assets for the energy, resources and infrastructure industries underpinned by a dedication to innovation, sustainability and getting the job done safely and efficiently.

We harness our people’s innovative thinking through engineering and construction solutions that deliver a sustainable future today.

Who you are

Courageous. Motivated. Curious. Passionate. Creative. These are just a few words that describe you.

Your focus will include:

  • Managing the procurement, delivery & close out process for assigned major and intermediate level equipment packages.

  • Interfacing with Engineering Leads for the timely issue of Scopes of work and associated documents for assigned RFQ packages.

  • Managing and responding to qualifications to Terms & Conditions of Purchase while elevating to SCM/Project Procurement Manager where required.

  • Developing ‘Special Conditions of Purchase’ document reflecting all agreed qualifications to the project Terms and Conditions of Purchase for each package for attachment to P.O

  • Interfacing with Engineering regarding the preparation and issue of Technical Bid Evaluations, and ‘Approved for Purchase’ scopes of work and associated technical documents.

  • Prepares and issues RFA. and tracks approval process

  • Produces and manages Purchase Orders and Expediting data via SPMAT.

  • Supervises and support other lower-level project SCM personnel as required.

What you will bring to the team:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role in either Resources, Infrastructure, Power or Marine industries.

  • Previous experience with vendor management and engagement.

  • Documented experience in managing procurement of major equipment packages for large construction projects

  • Experience in expediting high value equipment packages and associated documentation from award through to final delivery.

  • Knowledge and understanding of materials management systems and processes and practical experience of maintaining purchasing /expediting data in materials management systems.

  • Be commercially astute with a reasonable understanding of commercial terms and conditions and associated commercial risk.

Our benefits

We have created an environment that brings out the best in our people. Clough’s people enjoy industry leading benefits such as:

  • Ongoing training for career progression.

  • Industry leading paid parental leave program from the day you join.

  • Mental health and wellbeing programs.

  • Salary continuance insurance.

  • A competitive remuneration package with employee assistance program for employees and their families and discounts on private health insurance, salary packaging, banking, travel, groceries and more!

We’re building a diverse workforce   

At Clough, we are committed to building a workforce that reflects the communities in which we work and live. To us, workplace diversity means creating an inclusive environment that accepts every person, embraces their differences, and provides opportunities for all to achieve their full potential.   

We are a certified Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by WGEA, a partner with Pride in Diversity, a recognised employer of choice by WORK180, a signatory of the Veterans’ Employment Commitment and an active member of CEOs for Gender Equity and Champions for Change Coalition. We strongly encourage people with disability, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people, mature aged workers and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.


We are delivering some of Australia’s most exciting and pioneering projects across the energy, resources and infrastructure industries. Apply now to join us!  


Once we receive your application, it will be reviewed for shortlisting. Should your application be shortlisted we will contact you.  


Please note: Clough reserves the right to commence the shortlisting process for this role immediately and the right to remove the advertisement before the closing date. Agency submissions will not be considered for this position.

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