Role details

Procurement Manager

Dubai   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Management of a Procurement Team

About Our Client

Our client, a well known leader in the technology sector, is hiring a Procurement Manager to provide strategic guidance to the existing procurement team.

Job Description

  • Implement and monitor current purchasing strategies, including volume negotiations, rebate schemes and planning, lead times, and supplier capacity
  • Provide strategic guidance to current procurement team
  • Implement and review supplier contracts
  • Sourcing of products and services (IT related, telecoms, mobile applications)
  • Pre-qualifying and on boarding new suppliers
  • Managing strategic relationships with current suppliers
  • Close collaboration with internal stakeholders to fully understand requirements
  • Support sales with quotation process while providing procurement expertise, technical advice and guidance in order to achieve savings and improve production speed
  • Coordinate production schedules with the sales, operations and production teams
  • Oversee entry of POs in the IFS system
  • Oversee and cross check LPOs and manage follow ups on receipts of LPOs
  • Check product stocks for goods ordered by procurement for artwork quality and data accuracy
  • Facilitate smooth and orderly flow of information between purchasing, shipping, sales, production as well as client

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum degree ideally in Business or Procurement / Supply Chain Management (or equivalent)
  • Previous experience within a strategic procurement role (indirect)
  • Minimum 2 years of experience managing a team is absolutely essential
  • Strong Excel and ERP knowledge
  • Fluent English (verbal and written)
  • Strong communication, analytical and stakeholder management abilities
  • Ability to delegate and lead a team
  • UAE experience is desirable

Do you fit the above qualifications? If so, please apply directly online.

Kindly note that the above requirements are essential to the role and only suitable candidates will be considered.

What's on Offer

Tax free salary and opportunity to work in a dynamic environment.

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