Sourcing Co-Op


Location: Docklands

Job Type: Full time


Our Exciting Opportunity

We are looking for a candidate who will be able to use analytical and quantitative methods to understand, predict, and improve procurement-to-pay processes. The successful candidate will be responsible for collating and analysing data, performance/KPI reporting, identifying problems and developing recommendations which support procurement planning and operations.

In this role, you would:

  • Collate and interpret spend-related data to support key stakeholders.
  • Investigate problems with the procurement-to-pay process, finding root causes, and developing/proposing solutions.
  • Develop and report performance KPI’s (Organisational savings/spend, compliance).
  • Provide support for projects, new business opportunities, and proposals to the sourcing organisation/team.
  • Participate in and support process/efficiency improvement tasks/projects.
  • Support the sourcing team to meet strict compliance measures regarding external suppliers.
  • Collaborate and connect with offshore teams in varying time zones.
  • Get involved in other sourcing activities.

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Currently studying the Bachelor of Business (International Business), Bachelor of Business Professional Practice or the equivalent level of knowledge in whatever way acquired.

    In your cover letter, please highlight your skills (along with examples) in the following areas:
    - Time Management
    - Communication
    - Involvement in extracurricular activities

  • Possess strong communication and collaborative skills, the ability to work independently and in a team, proficiency with time management and self-organisation, quantitative and analytical skills, understanding of procurement concepts and familiarity with Microsoft office suite - Excel, PowerPoint, Word etc.
  • Highly active teammate who can build and work with a diversified team.

Why Join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.

What Happens once you apply?

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Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team.

Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to all individuals participating in the application and interview process. If you need assistance or to request an accommodation due to a disability please reach out to Contact us.

We are proud to announce at Ericsson Australia, our employees have once again voted us as a Great Place to Work® and we have been officially Certified™ in 2023. Every year, more than 10,000 organizations from over 60 countries partner with the Great Place to Work® Institute for assessment, benchmarking and planning actions to strengthen their workplace culture and this Certification acknowledges our employees value their employee experience and our workplace culture.

Ericsson Australia Employee Benefits

  • Wellness: Ericsson Australia offers a variety of programs crafted to support your physical and emotional wellbeing.
  • Paid Time Off: We encourage all employees to switch off to recuperate and recharge through paid time off.
  • Work Conditions: Looking to find better work / life balance? Speak to us about flexible work arrangements**
  • Employee Discounts: We offer employees access to discounted health insurance, groceries and entertainment through our partner providers.
  • Employee Development: Working at Ericsson gives you access to Degreed, an integrated learning platform where you can learn, upskill, develop and measure your skills.
  • Awards: Ericsson values dedication, and we regularly recognize employee commitment through award programs i.e. service awards and peer recognition.
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