Do you have a passion for responsible and inclusive procurement? Can you deliver innovative and sustainable Procurement solutions? Based in Brisbane A great Origin opportunity Together we’re powering a cleaner, smarter energy future for Australia and beyond, always looking for better ways to deliver for our customers – and for our people. Good energy starts with you, our great people.
THE ROLE This position is only open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. The filling of this position is intended to constitute a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and the relevant state acts. At Origin, we value diversity and inclusion and believe in the power of a balanced organisation. Providing employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples helps us deliver on our purpose and goals, particularly our Reconciliation Action Plan. An opportunity exists to join our Procurement team as Procurement Social Responsibility Advisor to lead the delivery of initiatives and activities to enable Origin Procurement to build a more diverse and transparent supply chain of goods and services. The role will be responsible for: Lead the promotion and integration of procurement social responsibility initiatives Ensuring Origin meets its supply chain commitments, including We Mean Business Coalition on climate change and Modern Slavery Act. Facilitate the application of the Modern Slavery Risk Analysis (MSRA) process including the setting of corrective actions for prospective and existing suppliers to Origin Engage with internal and external stakeholders to identify and facilitate social responsibility, regional buy and Indigenous supplier initiatives Actively promote a cultural platform within the Origin Procurement that delivers innovative, entrepreneurial, and collaborative solutions. Supporting our Indigenous Employees Being employed at Origin you will have access to support groups to support you in your career. These include: Indigenous Employee Network (IEN) - the purpose of the IEN is to connect and support our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employees, as well as providing input into business decisions relating to Reconciliation Reconciliation @ Origin Working Group – This group will connect you with other Origin employees interested in and striving to push forward Origin’s commitment to Reconciliation. We share good news stories and insights to Reconciliation in action at Origin.
IS THIS YOU? You will need to have a positive and proactive attitude in addressing and resolving issues. You will need to have good organisational and analytical skills and a strong attention to detail. To be considered you will have: Awareness of procurement process design in a large/complex organisation. Specifically including the vendor on-boarding process, Awareness of vendor risk management methodologies Strong verbal and written communication skills across all levels of internal and external interfaces/stakeholders The ability to act as internal and external interface, disseminating information and responding to queries Some experience in managing social responsibility, regional buyer initiatives and Indigenous supplier engagement practices is preferred. A working knowledge and understanding of procurement ERP systems e.g., Oracle, SAP. Commercial, supply, procurement or Legal related degree is desirable but not mandatory. Ability to occasionally travel interstate or to site (rural QLD or interstate). This role is for External Applicants Only
A great team to join It's an exciting time to join Origin. Together we’re powering a cleaner, smarter energy future for Australia and beyond, always looking for better ways to deliver for our customers – and for our people. Origin’s Finance team plays a key role in keeping the business on track to deliver smarter, cleaner, more affordable energy to Australian homes and businesses. As part of a fast-paced, dynamic industry, we work hard to crunch the numbers to drive our continuous improvement for our customers. We’re looking for great analytical minds that are excited by the challenge of solving big energy challenges. Origin. Good energy At Origin, our focus is on getting energy right for our customers, communities, and planet. Because we know it’s up to us to shape the future of energy. Please submit your application via the link. https://careers.originenergy.com.au/job/Brisbane-Indigenous-Career-Program-Social-Responsibility-Advisor-QLD-4000/747477500/ For more information contact: Matt Rix - 07 3028 5003, quote Requisition ID: 78410 Origin recognises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples as the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia, and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and future. Here's a little about what makes us, us: www.careers.originenergy.com.au