Regional Procurement Manager - Tier 1 Sporting Retailer
About Our Client
Our Client is a renowned global retail company that dominates the Consumer Products industry with presence in multiple countries and outlets and a customized e-commerce site. Our client aims to continuously cater and fulfil consumer's requirements in their ever-evolving product range hence they are seeking for a Regional Procurement Manager to assist them and contribute in this area.
*To pioneer the procurement strategy within the business function.
*To be in charge of supplier management (selection, contract management, performance monitoring and reporting) with longevity as priority.
*To lead negotiations in achieving optimal pricing while maintaining service and credibility, with total cost of ownership in mind.
*To achieve great stakeholder management with networks between cross-functional teams, suppliers and manufacturing connections.
*To kickstart frameworks for the Procurement team to be aligned with business plans and strategies.
The Successful Applicant
You should have a Degree in Procurement or Supply Chain and have significant years of related working experience in the Retail/FMCG Industry from Procurement background. It is essential that you can demonstrate your ability to be strong in negotiation and supplier management experience. You must possess very strong influencing skills to be able to deliver value and advice to clients and stakeholders; You also must have analytical skills and data interpretation in order to use these metrics to discover areas of business improvement and drive performance. Additional knowledge of SAP would be an advantage.
What's on Offer
You will be working in an exciting MNC that has good brand equity and consistently innovating for consumers. The company recognizes talents by offering comprehensive benefits and extensive training to nurture employees & provide you with excellent career advancement. The company culture is about high levels of commitment and care for employees that helps achieve an effective mix between work and home life and supports their efforts to have a positive impact on their communities. They also place a lot of emphasis in workplace safety and employee welfare.