• Title
    Procurement Officer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Procurement / Supply Chain
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for an experienced Procurement Officer to support the Kemerton Lithium project based in our Perth Office.


    Albemarle Kemerton Plant, a greenfield world scale Lithium Hydroxide Monohydrate production plant to be located at the Kemerton Strategic Industrial Area approximately 160 km south of Perth, Western Australia, and 17 km north-east of the existing port town of Bunbury.


    The Albemarle Kemerton Plant will initially comprise of three (3) trains, each producing 20,000 tonnes per annum (tpa) Lithium Hydroxide Monohydrate. First product target by 2020. Expansion to five (5) trains will take the ultimate site production to 100,000 tpa by around 2025. Wood has been appointed by Albemarle to implement the Albemarle Kemerton Plant.



    • Responsible for working within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance System relevant to the Project
    • Ensure compliance with approved plans and procedures
    • Establish and maintain reporting for Procurement and Expediting Status
    • Maintain solid relationships with suppliers and overseeing supplier listing
    • Assist in the administration of packages from the bid enquiry stage through evaluation, award, and post order administration, to readiness to ship as per project schedules
    • Provide support and participate in the negotiation of project approved Terms and conditions within approved constraints
    • Assist in the preparation of Purchase Order / supply agreement variations, assist with material expediting, and Purchase Order invoice queries
    • Establish and maintain comprehensive filing system
    • Regularly review and report suppliers progress against required schedule and order

    Skills / Qualifications

    • A minimum of five to seven years of related working experience
    • Knowledge of Materials Management and Logistics
    • Demonstrated experience in similar role or relevant Tertiary Qualifications
    • High levels of initiative and an ability to multi task
    • Experience with Oracle
    • Proficient in Excel
    • Excellent attention to detail with an ability to effectively work in a team
    • Responsible, accurate and high level of numeracy and commercial comprehension skills

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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