Sandvik seeks:
Manager Contracts and Procurement
The role
This role is accountable and responsible for the management and leadership of the Contracts and Procurement Department within Sandvik Mining Systems Africa by ensuring that the department outputs are aligned with the Sandvik Mining Strategy and Objectives
Key performance areas
Develop and Implement Contracts and Procurement Strategy
  • Impliment best practice and measurements
  • Compile and implement the Contracts and Procurement strategy and roadmap
Manage Contracts & Procurement Department
  • Set department goals & objectives
  • Compile budget and monitor expenses
  • Compile & implement procurement policies & procedures
Manage Contracts & Procurement Human Resources
  • Manage performance
  • Manage employee relations
  • Manage resource requirements
  • Management compensation & benefits
Manage Client & Sub-Contractor Relationships
Manage Contracts
  • Manage risk effectively
  • Promote project team awareness of contractual liability and the need for risk mitigation
  • Implement the agreement/contract deliverables in accordance with the agreed upon performance requirements
  • Manage contract changes, variations and contract negotiations
Manage Procurement
  • Determine the procurement requirements in accordance with project deliverables
  • Plan & execute procurement in accordance with identified requirements
  • Manage Contract administration and procurement operational plan in accordance to the Project Schedules
  • Handle and execute contract close-out
Your profile
  • B.Com LLB degree / legal qualification or equivalent (suitably qualified as articulated in the Employment Equity Act)
  • Extensive experience in managing a Contract management and Procurement department/discipline in a Bulk Materials Handling / Project Execution business.
  • Competencies required for this position -
    • Contract Management
    • Negotiation Skills
    • Contractual Law
    • Attention to Detail
    • Business Writing
    • Procurement
    • People Management.
Bedfordview Office
Who may apply
All applicants outside South Africa must ensure that they are able to secure a work permit and permanent residence prior to applying for any advertised positions.
How to apply
To apply, please click on the ‘Apply Now’ button, or access the Sandvik websitewww.sandvik.com/Career.
If you have any further queries, please contact us on 0800 331 331.
Applications close: 28 April 2016
Job Reference No. 344371
Recruiter: Thandeka Mathebula
Sandvik is committed to representivity in the composition of its employees and the creation of job opportunities across all sectors of the South African population.
Deadline: 28 Apr
Job-ID: 344371