Our client, a leading company in the UAE is looking to hire a Senior Procurement Specialist to join their growing team in Dubai.
As a Senior Procurement Specialist, your key responsibilities are to ensure maximum value is derived from purchase expenditure, ensuring continuity of supply while minimizing inventory investment; handle purchase of moderate to large value items often of a highly complex technical nature; and conduct negotiations with local and international vendors for assigned purchases. Specific duties include preparing the Sourcing Strategy & Contract Plan (SSCP), providing & consolidating purchase strategies, Life Cycle Cost Analysis (LCCA), and management of long term Supply Agreements & high value Purchase Orders.
To qualify for this role, you should have more than 10 years’ purchasing experience in the oil and gas industry, at least 7’ years’ experience in a similar role and similar sized organization; experience in handling high value complex procurement agreements; experience in expediting purchases. You are also expected to be a firm negotiator with an excellent knowledge of vendor market; self-directed and highly motivated; highly effective interpersonal skills with excellent oral and written English communication skills, plus superb MS Office skills.
If you have all the skills and experience required please apply now! Due to high volume of received applications, we are unable to respond to each application on individual basis therefore only successful candidates will be contacted.