PURCHASING MANAGER (for a Zamil Group Managed Subsidiary)

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Job Detail
Total Position:
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent
Job Location:
Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Degree Title:
B.S. Supply Chain Management and/or any allied field of business
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
10 Years(experience in Materials Management, 5 years of which in managerial or leadership role; exposure to Procurement is a must.)
Work Permit:
Saudi Arabia
Apply By :
Dec 2, 2018
Posted On:
Sep 2, 2018
Job Description

Job Purpose:

Implements and controls purchasing of all raw materials and requirements of the company; Liaises and negotiates with the vendors / suppliers the best price for all requisitioned materials and service levels without compromising the quality standards of the company. Likewise, evaluates and selects the suppliers for major material requirements.

Key Results Area:

1. Material Procurement

2. Supplier / Vendor Relationship

3. Quality of Materials

4. Sourcing Strategy

5. People Management

Required Skills

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Business Administration / Material Management or other similar discipline.

Experience(s) – Specify the nature and the number of years of relevant experience considered as minimum for this job.
• Minimum of 10 years of working experience in Materials Management, 5 years of which in managerial or leadership role; exposure to Procurement is a must.

Professional Qualifications or Certifications (from recognized institutions or professional regulation bodies) Required, if any.
• CPP/CPPM Certificates give more advantage.

Computer Skill / Proficiency:
• Excellent computer skills – ERP system – warehouse inventory programs.

Communication Skills Required
• Excellent communication skills in English language (oral and written).
Personal Competencies and Attributes
• In-depth understanding of Logistics and Inventory Management
• Sound knowledge of material procurement.
• Proficient in MS Office applications and other desktop utilities.
• Excellent Negotiation and Customer Management Skills
• Able to devise systems to control material flow and inventory.