Role details

Specialist Buyer - Saudi National

Jeddah   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Saudi National
  • Procurement

About Our Client

Our client, a multinational organisation and global leader in its industry, is hiring a Specialist Buyer - only Saudi nationals can be considered for this role.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the procurement of goods and services essential for the company's operations
  • Strategizing to find the most cost effective pricing, service providers and products
  • Devise and implement best sourcing strategies
  • Source most profitable suppliers and initiate business partnerships
  • Lead the negotiation with external vendors to secure the most advantageous terms
  • Approve the ordering of necessary indirect categories (production related)
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to ensure the clarity and the specifications of company needs
  • Perform risk management with regards to supply contracts and agreements
  • Control the spend and manage a culture of long-term savings on procurement costs

The Successful Applicant

  • Saudi National
  • Degree educated (ideally in Business Administration, SCM or equivalent)
  • 3 years of work experience in strategic procurement
  • Strong knowledge of indirect procurement
  • Fluent English and Arabic (verbal and written)
  • Solid negotiation skills
  • Ability to build solid relationships with key stakeholders
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Based in Saudi Arabia

What's on Offer

Are you looking for a solid career path within a multinational organisation, globally known? If yes and you are a Saudi National, then we look forward to your online application.

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