Procurement Section Head

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

About Our Client:

One of Saudi leading companies in the construction and finishing industries by manufacturing high-quality national products that meet international standards. It strives to supply and sell a variety of products that cater to local and regional markets at competitive prices.

Key Accountabilities 

  • Create and implement regional procurement strategies that are innovative, cost-effective, and incorporate the growing complexities and challenges within the industry
  • Build long-term relationships with vendors in the industry
  • Compare proposals for price and specifications
  • Negotiate with vendors to reduce costs
  • Review contract specifications on behalf of the company.
  • Conduct market research to identify potential suppliers, trends, and cost-saving opportunities.
  • Communicate with vendors to ensure that the product arrives on time.
  • Build and maintain long-term relationships with critical suppliers
  • Manage technological systems that track the shipment, inventory, and supply of materials
  • Lead transformational activities to build procurement organizational capabilities and improve procurement efficiency
  • Prepare daily, weekly, and monthly procurement reports
  • Ensure adherence to all safety, health, and environmental rules and regulations
  • Keep abreast of changing industry trends

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

We Are Looking For:

  • Previous working experience as a Procurement Manager for 15 years. 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Fine Arts, or Applied Arts.
  • MA in Business Administration, Logistics, or similar relevant fields
  • In-depth knowledge of contracts, invoicing, and negotiation terms
  • Superb communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills
  • Outstanding negotiation skills
  • Problem solver with a strong analytical mindset
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Negotiation aptitude.

Procurement Section Head

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Procurement Section Head

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