Head of Procurement
Location Kuala Lumpur
Consultant Veekay Lim
Date posted 30 August 2016
One of the international facilities management companies is looking to recruit a seasoned Head of Procurement to be based in Klang Valley.
About the Head of Procurement Role:
As the Head of Procurement, you are tasked to lead supplier management activities to maintain and improve the efficiency of their service levels from domestic and overseas suppliers.
- Provide purchasing and contract management support to stakeholders while abiding by the company’s operating policy
- Develop and maintain strategic relationships with key domestic and overseas suppliers in order to improve quality of service and drive cost reduction activities
- Responsible for developing KPIs and procurement policies for the department
- Constant sourcing of new potential suppliers and establishing a working Approved Vendor List (AVL)
- Work closely with the maintenance and finance team to prepare and review budgets/forecasts in order to achieve department goals
As the Head of Procurement, it is important that you possess at least 5 to 8 years of procurement experience on a management capacity.
- Degree in Commerce, Finance or equivalent from a recognised institution
- Excellent analytic and commercial acumen with strong track record in negotiation successes
- IT literate and proficient in Microsoft Office. Knowledge in other ERP systems is an added advantage
- Willing to travel overseas occasionally when required
This successful multinational company with outstanding reputation in its area places great deal of focus in employee benefits. To date, they remain as one of the best employers in the market in employee retention. On top of that, they promote international transfers of talents to groom individuals into capable leaders with worldwide exposure.
If you are a dedicated and proactive, as well as passionate about working in supply chain functions, your application is highly encouraged. This is an opportunity for you to participate in a company that will help you to grow to the next level of your career.
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Business Registration Number: 729828-T Licence Number: JTK2125