Manager, Procurement & Partnership Frameworks



Full time, Hybrid



Full time, Hybrid

The Opportunity

We’re looking for an experienced Procurement Manager that is comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. This role reports to the Senior Manager Procurement & Partnership Frameworks, supporting the procurement process redesign project

  • You are an inherent problem solver
  • Eager to learn and upskill
  • You’re flexible and embrace change

Let’s start by introducing ourselves

Hi, we’re x15ventures. We’re like nothing you’ve ever seen before. Here to shake up the financial services landscape by delivering customers exciting new digital solutions.

And what sets us apart? We’re combining the best of enterprise and start up. Leveraging CommBank’s strength, security standards, customer base and brand to deliver ground-breaking stand-alone digital businesses.

x15ventures is building the next generation of solutions for 15 million customers, by unlocking new value from CommBank’s assets through partnership with the tech and innovation community. Mission Control is the central team which provides oversight and support to the x15ventures portfolio – so that we can manage risk but build, launch and run ventures at pace.

Where do you fit in?

We have an exciting opportunity for a high-performing, strategic thinker to join x15ventures and support our procurement transformation journey.

The x15 procurement process redesign project will be using customer-centric design thinking create enhanced, agile, scaleable procurement processes that enable x15 core team and its ventures to run at pace and scale, while achieving the same risk outcomes as the Group. 

Customer experience, streamlining and automation will be key to develop a framework and processes that significantly reduce current timeframes for supplier on-boarding, risk and payments.

Day to day you will:

  • Support the creation and delivery of the procurement redesign and the ongoing procurement operating model
  • Identify and execute improvement initiatives
  • Program Coordination and execution including performance tracking and reporting.

The real question: what’s in it for you?

  • Hands on involvement in shaping thinking and design in procurement framework
  • A rare opportunity to gain experience in applying procurement knowledge and problem-solving skills to help cutting-edge digital businesses scale and build at pace.
  • We offer flexible work options to support your emotional and mental well-being in the role;
  • An inclusive team culture that promotes collaboration and innovation at their core
  • Amazing development and career progression programs to help you grow!

Are you a perfect match?

  • Strong procurement/supplier lifecycle knowledge & experience (onboarding, sourcing/contracting, governance, payments)
  • Strong understanding of supplier risk (Group policies, processes, frameworks)
  • Aptitude and experience in process transformation/re-design or consulting would be ideal
  • Exposure/experience in project planning & delivery would be ideal
  • Strategic problem-solving mind-set – can think outside the box
  • Proven ability to apply critical thinking/judgement and able to provide constructive feedback/challenge
  • You are a great communicator as well as customer and solution focused.
  • Stakeholder management/relationship building is a key strength

Something to keep in mind

This role is based at South Eveleigh and the team work in a hybrid operating model with some time in the office when it adds value connecting with stakeholders and colleagues, and some time at working from home.

The health and safety of our people, customers and communities is our number one priority. This means that we require all of our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please speak to us if you have any questions about this based on your individual circumstances

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