Procurement Lead

Date: 19 Jun 2024

Location: East Tamaki, New Zealand

Company: inchcape

About Us

Inchcape Australasia employs over 1,300 team members across Australia and New Zealand. As part of a global company, our purpose is to bring mobility to the world’s communities - for today, for tomorrow and for the better. Across Australia and New Zealand, we have a diverse portfolio spanning distribution, where we hold the custodianship for some of the worlds most recognised brands; fulfilment, where we are the market leader in integrated, omni-channel automotive fulfilment solutions; retail, where we deliver an exceptional experience at every stage of the customer journey and financial services, where we deliver the right financial services solution to our distribution brand networks, retail businesses and customers.

Our diverse and rich history inspires us to adopt a longer-term perspective contributing to a more sustainable and responsible automotive industry while generating a positive impact for our customers and community.

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What is the opportunity?

We are currently recruiting for a Procurement Lead to be part of the Australia and New Zealand procurement team focused on ensuring the delivery of the Best Value Goods and Services to our New Zealand business through the effective use of the Procurement Process and commercial acumen.


This role will also be responsible for directly executing valuable sourcing events and the Procurement Policy & Process, including providing advice and guidance to the wider business.


Further to the above the duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:


  • Engagement of business stakeholders and building strong relationships – trusted advisor to the NZ business.
  • Collaborating in the development of Procurement Plans to deliver Best Value Goods and Services to support the New Zealand business
  • Source to contract and Purchase to Pay
  • Value Management and Reporting
  • Commercial and Procurement Advisory


Why join us?
Explore the range of benefits Inchcape offers its employees in recognition of their contribution to our success. A few are listed below and you can visit our website to find out more.

  • Where possible, our flexible work policy helps support you in achieving a genuine work-life balance.
  • Enjoy more time doing what you love with additional days off including an annual Wellbeing Leave and annual Volunteering Leave each year.
  • Access to our employee benefits program including company car rental program, discounts on vehicle purchases and services, free annual flu vaccination, corporate health care plan with Bupa, financial services support, company-paid salary continuance, Death and TPD insurance, and a comprehensive employee wellbeing program.

Want to know more about what it is like to work at Inchcape? Visit our website to discover more about our workplace culture.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Good stakeholder engagement skills and ability to build strong relationships with all levels of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Good Experience in delivering Procurement value
  • Source to Contract and Purchase to Pay experience – Coupa experience preferred but not essential
  • Ability to Lead delivery of Procurement Events including supplier list, ensuring evaluation of responses by business stakeholders, final recommendation and supplier negotiation in allocated portfolio.
  • Good Contract law knowledge & T&C negotiation experience
  • Ability to work in a team and autonomously to deliver Procurement activities.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent influencing and negotiation skills
  • Conducts and operates with integrity and ethically.


Inclusion & Diversity


At Inchcape, we believe the true power of diversity cannot be realised without an inclusive culture and that talent is equally distributed across society. Inchcape is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace where the power of our differences can be embraced and everyone feels they can belong, be themselves and succeed. As an equal opportunity employer, Inchcape actively encourages applicants from all identities, backgrounds, and experiences, helping ensure our workforce is representative of the global communities we operate in.


If you think you have what it takes, but don’t necessarily meet every single requirement, we encourage you to apply so we can have a conversation to see if you could be a great fit. If you have individual adjustments required to participate in the recruitment process, please notify us in your application or contact


Apply now!
If you this sounds like the role and company for you, we warmly invite you to apply today and take advantage of this great opportunity to be part of a leading global automotive company!


Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. We take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in working with us.