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Lead, Sustainable Procurement

Insurance Australia Group LTD
Sydney, Australia
Closing date
Mar 1, 2024

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Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Create impact as a Lead, Sustainable Procurement

Join the largest insurance group in Australia and New Zealand.


The IAG Procurement Centre of Excellence (PCOE) operates within the Procurement Partnering and Commercial (PP&C) team, aiming to achieve sustainable and risk-conscious procurement and partnering through insights, processes, and policies. Our goal is to empower stakeholders across the enterprise to make informed and impactful decisions. The IAG Procurement operating model is centre-led, presenting the unique challenge of influencing decisions and driving change in a cross-functional environment across Australia and New Zealand.

In the role of Lead, Sustainable Procurement you will develop and implement strategies to mature IAG's Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) procurement practices to drive an impact to the communities in which IAG operates through its procurement and supply chain activities. The ideal candidate will also need to be able translate these strategies into various programs of work, and establish key measures of success via reliable and rich data sources (both internal and external).


We are looking for the right candidate with the following experiences;

  • Minimum 10 years of procurement experience, including at least 5 years leading ESG procurement transformation initiatives or 5 years in sustainable and ethical procurement consulting (strongly preferred). Specific expertise in sustainable sourcing, working knowledge of modern slavery legislation and principles of ISO20400 are highly desired.
  • The ability to build strategy and demonstrable ability to manage programs of work and leadership skills to drive sustainability initiatives across a broad, diverse and complex set of stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal, report writing, analytical and written skills, combined with prior working knowledge / experience of mandatory ESG reporting. .
  • A passion to use your skills for good and create a positive impact through delivering Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) procurement projects.
  • Well versed in sustainability key trends, best practices, and challenges and opportunities for change

Applications close on Tuesday, February 27th, 2024, at 23:59pm.


IAG is the largest general insurance group in Australia and New Zealand. We're also a tech and research facility, a hub for climate change experts and a centre of resilience design. We chat over coffee with customers, advocate for them in the corridors of Parliament and back them up in the community when life's moments hit hardest.

You'll know our brands - NRMA Insurance, CGU, WFI, ROLLiN', AMI, NZI, and State Insurance to name a few. Together they turn our IAG purpose of making your world safer into action by helping, supporting ambitions and making insurance accessible.

We're guided by the knowledge and voice of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, businesses and communities. Collaborating on Indigenous-led solutions that enable growth, develop resilience and create meaningful change.

We celebrate unique viewpoints shaped by life experiences, cultures and passions. We expand careers, genuinely connect with community, lead with a powerful purpose and celebrate what makes you individual.

We're passionate about social issues, walk the talk on sustainability and strive to do more than standard on things that matter, including women in senior leadership, Indigenous empowerment and creating inclusive environments. We're committed to being a safe and supportive workplace for all our employees. We do this because we're ready for you.

All this shows up in what we offer:

  1. Grow your financial future with 13% superannuation as standard.
  1. Access up to 50% off personal insurance, including home and motor insurance.
  1. Keep your skills current and accredited with the IAG Academy portal.
  1. Partner discounts on every day and special occasion items.
  1. Community volunteer days and team volunteer activities.

We're ready for you. Apply today.

Learn more about who IAG is here.

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