Person, Plant, Produce, Food, Vegetable, Lunch, Meal, Bean

Associate Buyer

  • 599619
  • North Sydney
  • Sydney CBD
  • Brisbane CBD
  • Logistics & Supply Chain
  • Full Time
  • Join an industry leader in Procurement & Supply Chain global leader in food services
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Collaborative team environment

About Compass Group

Compass Group is the world leader in catering and support services, employing over 600,000 people across 45 countries. Rated number one in our industry on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 2020, Compass Group serves 5.5 billion meals each year to our 55,000 clients worldwide.

The Role

This is an excellent entry level role responsible for supporting the ongoing procurement activities across subcontract service(s) suppliers, sourcing, risk and onboarding processes and the delivery of both financial and non-financial incremental value from this expenditure category. The key benefit of this role is to provide process, administration and analytical skills to the Senior Procurement Manager and Category Buyer and a high performing procurement service for our internal and external customers.

About You

  • Relevant completed or partial tertiary qualification economics, CIPS, IFPSM or AAPCM qualification or equivalent
  • Related tertiary qualifications applicable to procurement (eg. Economics, Business, Logisitics, Supply Chain, Hospitality)
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills including MS suite (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
  • Great communicator – both written and verbal skills to work as part of a procurement team
  • Ability to analyse situations and problem solve as required, work under own initiative
  • Desire to work through the experience to become a valued member of the Foodbuy team
  • Passion for procurement and seeking a long term career in the field.

We are an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and share success, that's why we offer a competitive salary, health insurance discounts, paid parental leave, access to a company discounts and many other great benefits.

And because life isn't only about work, we believe in maintaining a healthy work life balance.



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