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Site Materials Manager

Ref: BROADBEAN_223571662463801

on 06 September 2022
Sydney, New South Wales
Contract Type

Site Materials Manager


Contract role potential rolling

The Company

A Multinational Telecommunications and Information Technology company.

For almost a century the company has been at the forefront of scientific and technology discoveries that have changed the world. The company takes pride in celebrating 30 years of transforming telecommunications and believes in creating technology that helps the world act together.


Site Engineering

Business Group Title - Site Materials Manager

Business Group/ Platform - SITE ENGINEERING

Job Discipline Site Engineering (Creates & delivers cost effective Site Solutions. Delivers the services, material,

technology, engineering and environmental solutions needed in Customer network deployment,

expansion and upgrade)

Key Task:

Responsible for site materials procurement (both material and commercial issues) in projects

NOTE: Site materials cover construction works materials, ancillary materials and auxiliary materials.


  • Responsible for site materials procurement
  • Set the material specifications either from the RFQ or agreement with interested parties.
  • Set warranty periods, transparent - back to back with RFQ.Identify, qualify and select

construction work materials suppliers.

  • Define standard sourcing methods to be used Implement site materials sourcing strategy

Create and maintain site materials sourcing plans on projects, country or regional levels as


  • Define global processes for site materials handling in Company project.
  • Standard practices of customer logistics could be reused
  • Build and manage a competitive site materials supplier base in the geographical area


  • Lead contract negotiations with site materials suppliers
  • Manage RFI, RFQ and bid evaluation processes Input to tender process and risk log

Supplier management:

  • Create and maintain the global databases for site materials supplier information, contracts,


  • Mediate in conflicts and settle claims as first escalation point
  • Monitor site materials suppliers' performances.
  • Manage long-term relationships with the selected suppliers in accordance with business re[1]sourcing / subcontracting strategy and global sourcing guidelines
  • Manage the relationships with the site materials suppliers by providing them feedback

about their performances, by informing them about the new products and business

opportunities and by acting on suppliers' requests concerning their co-operation with


Cost management:

  • Having know-how of site materials costs. Standard practices of ancillary material

management group could be reused

  • Create and maintain site materials sourcing price database
  • Support areas and projects in tendering and project start up phases by providing timely

information about actual site materials costs

  • Identify cost reduction opportunities and manage site materials costs

Know-How and communication

  • Being the subject matter expert of site materials and consults others as necessary
  • Give trainings / competence transfer on site materials and site materials sourcing as

necessary (newcomers, workshops)

  • Cooperate and give feedback to "Development and Engineering Solutions team "for further


Reporting line: Project team, Site Engineering team, Logistics team

Education, work experience and know-how:

Education: B.Sc. or M.Sc. in civil engineering or applicable business administration

Experience: Sourcing, procurement in Telecom or construction industry.

Telecom or construction project experience.

Customer interface experiences.

Competencies Process & Professional Competencies Company Value-Based Competencies

  • Cost, Profitability and Risk management
  • Construction works and site designs
  • Communicating & Negotiating
  • Relationship management and business


  • Business understanding
  • Decision making
  • Change management
  • Openness and communication
  • Strategy implementation
  • Quality orientation
  • Collaboration


Development and engineering solutions team, Service partner managers, Ancillary material

management team, Site engineering global and local teams, Service product managers,

Construction works managers and engineers.

Talented, committed, can-do individuals have always been the cornerstone of this dynamic organisation. If you have what it takes to thrive in this role and want to know more, please reach out to Rashmi on +61 2 8031 6212 OR

Joining Modis as a Consultant

  • Weekly Pay
  • No payrolling processing fees
  • Upskilling opportunities and training discounts
  • Consultant gatherings events
  • MODIS SME meet ups/information sessions
  • EAP Support Program
  • Dedicated Account Management Support Team

About Us

Modis delivers cross-industry IT and digital engineering expertise to accelerate innovation and digital transformation. By combining a unique service offering of Tech Consulting, Tech Talent Services and Tech Academy solutions Modis enables businesses to progress, scale and perform. Modis has a global footprint with 30,000+ consultants in over 20 countries focused on Cognitive Technologies,

Digital Transformation, Cloud & Infrastructure, Smart Ecosystem, and Industry 4.0 across the key sectors of Automotive & Transportation, Environmental & Energy, Software, Internet & Communication, Financial Services and Industrial Manufacturing.


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