Contract and Procurement Specialist – Projects Job at Fortescue Metals Group – in Perth WA

At Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) we are leading the global energy transition by developing a portfolio of renewable energy and green hydrogen projects.

Our large scale, low-cost hydropower, geothermal, solar and wind assets will support establishment of green energy and green product industries around the world.

FFI is committed to building thriving communities by delivering social, environmental and economic benefits.

Contracts and Procurement Specialist – Projects

Work Location: Perth

Roster: Monday to Friday

Reporting into the Contracts Manager FFI, you will support the contracts and procurement process for FFI, assisting with contract execution, delivery and through to close out.

This position will best suit individuals who thrive on going above and beyond and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.

Key accountabilities will include:
Develop, coordinate, and evaluate tender packages for Works, Capital Equipment and services

Negotiate contract terms and conditions, to support project schedule and budget

Conduct sourcing activities in accordance with established Project Controls and Contracts and Procurement policies and procedures

Develop well written, well-structured procurement documentation that supports the project requirements

Identify and maximise cost saving opportunities

Generate reports and analysis to support procurement decision-making

Identify and evaluate key risks at a contract formation and seek input from other functions as appropriate (e.g. technical, legal etc.)

Qualifications and skills required:
Bachelor’s degree in commerce, business, law, or construction desirable.

At least 5 years of Contracts experience within Mining/Energy on large scale projects

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment across multiple packages

High level of attention to detail

Demonstrated experience in stakeholder engagement across multiple disciples internal and external

Self-motivator, with strong initiative who takes pride in their work

Candidates must be able to bring a flexible mindset, challenge traditional thinking, and be prepared to work outside of their comfort zone.

Our values drive our culture and performance through a strong focus on safety, family and determination. We celebrate and respect people’s differences and commit to providing an inclusive work environment. This is an exciting time to join Fortescue.

We encourage Aboriginal Australians and female candidates to apply.


Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified

About the Company

Company: Fortescue Metals Group –

Company Location:  Perth WA

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About Fortescue Metals Group -