Senior Business Engagement Specialist

Perenti is an ASX200 diversified global mining services group with businesses in surface mining, underground mining and mining support services. The Group was founded in Kalgoorlie in 1987 and is today one of the world’s largest companies providing surface and underground mining at scale. Headquartered in Australia, Perenti has operations and offices in 13 countries across four continents, employs around 8,000 mining professionals and is creating enduring value and certainty for clients on some of the world’s largest mining projects.Perenti Group now seeks to engage a suitably experienced Senior Business Engagement Specialist- Mining to join the team based in the Perth CBD. In this role, you will be responsible for managing the relationships between the Perenti Group’s Mining Business and Perenti’s Group Technology department.The Senior Business Engagement Specialist operates as the intermediary between Group Technology’s end users to ensure alignment with Perenti’s organisational strategy and our technology roadmap.Some Key Responsibilities of the Senior Business Engagement Specialist – Mining will include:Develop and manage relationships with the Mining Business Unit to help drive their business strategies, ensuring assessment of the Group Technology impact of such strategies.Building an effective and mutually beneficial 'client service' relationship between the Mining Business Unit and Group TechnologyIdentify new systems and infrastructure opportunities based on business unit requirements, and advise on how Group Technology can contribute to business unit competitive advantage,Drive pre-project work such as feasibility assessment, scoping, requirements definition, business case and other related activities, working in conjunction with other parts of the business and Group Technology to maintain engagement and manage expectations,Partner with designated business units during strategy formation to ensure Group Technology provides relevant and appropriate advice to support the exploitation of existing systems and infrastructure.Experience/Qualifications:Experience in the Mining sector preferable in an Operational role, with a Technology flavourDemonstratable track record in consulting or business engagement within a pit to port mining operationStrong understanding of the mining value chain/process and be able to "talk shop" with a range of business stakeholdersAt least 10 years’ experience in mining operationsAt least 4 years’ experience with tools and techniques for defining and documenting functional and technical specification documents,High degree of commercial acumen and strong sense of accountability.As a Company, we promote a collaborative culture at Perenti. Our Employee Benefit program acknowledges our employees with extensive offers from corporate partners including novated leasing, health insurance discounts and travel/accommodation benefits.We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions.If you meet the minimum criteria for this vacancy, we encourage you to apply directly to this advertisement with an up-to-date CV and supporting documentation.  100000 AUD Perth 6000