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Senior Specialist Contract Management

Job no: 499295
Work type: À plein temps
Location: mine de Kinsevere

We are MMG and we mine for progress.

At MMG, we mine to create wealth for our people, host communities and shareholders.

Working in partnership with our major shareholder – China Minmetals – our vision is to build the world’s most respected mining company.

We are guided by our Code of Conduct and our values of thinking safety first, respecting each other, working together, doing what we say and wanting to be better.

MMG Kinsevere

MMG Limited is a publicly-listed global base metal mining company recognised as a leading producer of copper and zinc. As an international business, MMG strives to create an inclusive culture by bringing together people from diverse backgrounds and experiences. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate. The mine; MMG Kinsevere is fully owned by MMG Limited

Information about the role

Reporting to the Manager - Supply Chain Africa, the Senior Specialist Contract Management ensures that MMG derives maximum value from its external spend through leadership and support of Specialists / Analysts in the execution and implementation structured market engagements and ongoing category and contract stewardship for all the contract management activities in MMG Kinsevere site. To achieve this, the Senior Specialist Contract Management requires direct experience and capability across the range of skills required of Senior Specialists / Analysts plus broad understanding and capability to apply the MMG Leadership Framework ADISIA (Adaptability, Developing Others, Inclusiveness, Self-Awareness, Influence & Accountability).


Senior Specialist Contract Management are responsible for ensuring that planning and execution of contract management activities in  MMG Kinsevere site, especially focus on key and critical high value and high risk contracts management (mining, blasting, drilling, security, camp management etc) etc,  to select suppliers capable of fulfilling MMG’s needs, and for the on-going stewardship of their allocated categories of external spend are undertaken in support of MMG priorities and strategic objectives.

Specific accountabilities and activities include:

  • Coach and support specialists/analysts with appropriate skills;
  • Implement MMG's people systems and standards of accountability, performance and values in own area; and
  • Understand the requirements of MMG's operations as well as the needs of key stakeholders;\
  • Ensure that contract management standards and procedures are applied in the execution of contracts, where applicable
  • Ensure that the work performed meets all compliance requirements established by MMG standards, quality standards, procedures and work instructions.


Qualifications, skills & competencies

  • Preferably tertiary qualified in a Commercial/Business discipline or Engineering;
  • Ability to plan, prioritise,  and coach others to manage changing requirements
  • Ability to establish expectations and coach others in the planning and execution of contract management activities and negotiation strategies
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Robust understanding of MMG Standards and Process Framework
  • Proven ability to coach and develop team members in the identification and delivery of total cost reduction and efficiency opportunities.
  • Expertise in Category Management, Strategic Sourcing and Contract Management models and approaches
  • Preference for 5-10 years’ experience in Procurement or Supply Chain Sourcing and leadership roles , with focus on contract management etc (Alternative relevant industry experience in other Functional areas would also be considered e.g. Finance , Commercial, Operations)

What we offer

Remuneration for this role includes a competitive salary package, quarterly and generous local allowances.

As a company, MMG strives for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. We are an equal opportunity employer who values and respects diversity. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate. If you share our values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the application closing date. To know more about MMG please visit our webpage

Advertised: W. Central Africa Standard Time
Applications close: W. Central Africa Standard Time

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Headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, MMG is a mid-tier, global producer of base metals including copper and zinc.

MMG is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx: 1208), and operates and develops copper, zinc and other base metals products across Australia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Peru.

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