Role details

Strategic Buyer

Abu Dhabi   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • FMCG Organization
  • Sourcing raw materials and packaging

About Our Client

For our client, we are recruiting a Strategic Buyer who will be responsible for sourcing raw materials and packaging, to join the Procurement Team.

Job Description

  • Drive the sourcing and contracting activities based on the agreed strategy for the assigned category, which is raw materials and packaging
  • Source relevant suppliers and lead negotiation
  • Identify cost savings opportunities follow through the execution of these opportunities
  • Supplier performance review and risk assessment as well as supplier relationship management
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders
  • Reporting and analysis of spend
  • Implementation of projects

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum university degree in Procurement, Business Administration or Supply Chain Management (or equivalent)
  • 5+ years of experience in procurement within a multinational FMCG organization is key
  • Solid experience with the procurement process, supplier management and contract management
  • Strong experience in sourcing raw materials and packaging
  • Strong knowledge in supply strategy, cost analysis and negotiation
  • Fluent English (verbal and written)
  • Analytical, communicative and ability to maintain strong relationships with stakeholders

What's on Offer

Tax free salary with benefits.

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