A multinational manufacturing business in Riyadh is seeking an experienced purchasing/procurement manager to join the team, with a focus on purchasing raw materials.
You will be responsible for defining and implementing the procurement strategy as all policies and procedures, forecasting procurement needs, developing supplier relationships and negotiating terms and prices. You will also be handling order administration and customs requirements and ensuring purchase order/requisitions are inline with agreed prices and conditions. Additional responsibilities include managing safety/compliance requirements and ensuring payments are met.
The ideal candidate will have around 5 years experience in purchasing raw materials within the paint or plastics industry. You will possess strong leadership qualities and have a knowledge of standards and regulations in the industry. SAUDI NATIONALS are preferred but other Arabic speakers can also be considered and candidates must be in Saudi currently with a transferable Iqama.