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Job Summary

Our client, a dynamic Manufacturing Company is seeking to recruit a Procurement Manager.

  • Minimum Qualification:Bachelor
  • Experience Level:Senior level
  • Experience Length:6 years

Job Description/Requirements

The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies to ensure that the purchasing function is operating in line with the objectives of the business to add value, mitigate supply chain risk and deliver cost savings. The ideal candidate Must excellent communication skills and be an out of the box thinker.

Key Requirements:
•    Create and implement best practice purchasing/ supply chain vision, strategy, policies, processes, and procedures to aid and improve business performance.
•    Ensure that purchasing strategies and processes are in place to meet business objectives and operational needs in terms of price, quality, and delivery targets.
•    Evaluate the challenges faced by the business and take action to mitigate risks and develop opportunities.
•    Initiate and develop creative and innovative procurement processes (eProcurement)
•    Ensure department compliance to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 22000:2018
•    Provide leadership in supplier selection, performance monitoring as per the procedures. Lead the audit teams in planning and conducting supplier facility audits,
•    Responsible for the overall contracting and monitoring contract performance
•    Develop and maintain value managed relationships with suppliers to maintain high service levels and achieve optimal performance with reference to quality, delivery and pricing consistency.
•    Communicate with stakeholders the impact of market changes and potential effects on supply.
•    Provide leadership to the department by coaching, mentoring and developing direct reports and managing a high performing team

Qualifications
•    Bachelor's degree in procurement management, business, economics, finance, logistics, or in a related field.
•    Professional qualification in purchasing and supplies management
•    A Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS)/ KISM.
•    At least 6 years' procurement / supply chain consulting experience or in a manufacturing industry
•    Demonstrable experience of leading a purchasing function/ project with a proven track record in strategic purchasing
•    Ability to add value, reduce costs and make business improvements.
•    Proven contract management and supplier experience.
•    Experience of operating and influencing at a strategic level.
•    Proficiency in SAP or an equivalent system.
•    Excellent excel and data analytics skills for business use.
•    Superb leadership and communication skills.
•    Advanced ability to collaborate and negotiate.
•    Excellent organizational and time management skills.

Monthly Gross salary:
350 - 400,000/= depending on experience and qualifications.
Deadline: 9th Oct 2022

We endeavour to make contact with all of our applicants, but unfortunately high volumes of applications make this unrealistic. If you do not hear from us within two weeks your application has not been successful on this occasion. This does not mean you will not be considered for future roles so please keep an eye on our job board and apply for positions that match your skills and experience

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