Role details


Dubai   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Advisory services - consulting
  • Procuremnt and sourcing

About Our Client

The purpose of this role is to develop and implement operational strategies and deliver breakthrough results, together with the Senior Managers. As part of the growth and development plans, our client seeks to develop their service line for Procurement and Sourcing services, which is developing rapidly to respond to demand across all sectors.

Job Description

  • Manage assessment of current capability and performance
  • Plan and manage capability assessment
  • Manage senior client stakeholder engagement
  • Identify gaps in the areas of people, process and technology and develop hypothesis / recommendations for improvements
  • Deliver procurement transformation - plan and implement delivery, deliver and manage performance
  • Plan and manage the opportunity assessment
  • Frequent and close collaboration with clients to define and agree on the scope
  • Analyze historical spend and future demand
  • Develop hypothesis for cost management and savings using relevant benchmarks
  • Develop and present reports
  • Plan sourcing program
  • Provide subject matter expertise to clients
  • Develop sourcing strategies
  • Manage senior client engagement

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum University Degree, preferably an MBA or a PhD
  • Procurement qualification such as CIPS is an advantage
  • Previous experience within a consultancy or advisory firm is desirable
  • Previous experience in managing strategic sourcing projects
  • Strong knowledge of supply chain management principles
  • Capable of managing delivery of client engagements, project planning, budgeting and billing
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Results oriented, assertive and a team player

What's on Offer

Competitive tax free package.

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