Procurement Manager

Procurement Manager - Based in Dubai - FMCG Industry
Your new company
We are excited to be working with a rapidly growing manufacturer that, in a short space of time, has grown from a local player into a global market leader.

Your new role
As the new Procurement Manager, you will be tasked with establishing the procurement function for a critical long term project. This position holds a responsibility to ensure the success of new product launches on time, within budget and, following procurement best practices.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and implement a robust sourcing strategy for key categories of spend including: CAPEX, Packaging, Marketing, IT, consumables and professional services (direct & indirect spend)
  • Working closely with internal teams through design, build and test of requirements for all the elements under each category of spend.
  • Deliver procurement KPIs: savings, cash (payment terms and inventory), dual supply and localisation.
  • Implement stakeholder management with key internal customers and lead key projects from procurement point of view.
  • Build and lead the procurement function for new products. Manage hiring of talented and motivated individuals within the function.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role, you must have experience managing and setting up a Procurement function within the FMCG industry. Further requirements:
  • Experience implementing Procurement best practice
  • Excellent Negotiation & Contract Management skills
  • Analytical & Strategic thinker
  • Strong Communicator, Proven leader and Results driven
  • CIPS, CPSM or Supply Chain Management / Procurement qualifications

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job Type
Manufacturing & Production
Competitive Salary

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