Role details

Buyer - Indirect

Abu Dhabi   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Indirect procurement
  • Capex and MRO

About Our Client

Our client, a well-known organisation within the consumer goods sector is hiring a Strategic Buyer, responsible for indirect materials and services, notably FM and MRO.

Job Description

  • Close collaboration with internal stakeholders on company requirements, all related to indirect materials and services with a large focus on MRO, Capex and FM
  • Management and evaluation of vendor performance
  • Creation and execution of category strategies, which includes demand and supply analysis, execution and performance management
  • Lead negotiations with suppliers in order to achieve cost reductions and targeted savings
  • Execute PRs to POs and execution of contracts
  • Provide input into budget pricing
  • Ensure compliance to competitive bidding and other procurement policies
  • Manage all claims with suppliers
  • Ensure insurance is completed as per required shipment
  • Manage contract expiry through either renewal or tendering

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree in Procurement / Business Administration or related discipline
  • 3-5 years of experience in Indirect Procurement, specifically within Capex and MRO
  • Good knowledge of local vendors for Capex and MRO services
  • Fluent English (verbal and written)
  • Good IT MS and ERP knowledge
  • Proven negotiation and communication skills
  • Strong stakeholder and supplier relationship management skills

What's on Offer

If you are looking for an interesting opportunity to join a reputable company in Abu Dhabi and fit the above criteria, please apply directly online. Please note, that only suitable candidates will be considered for this opportunity.

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