Head Procurement / Director Procurement:
A Leading Investment group (Food / Agri based) in UAE is looking to hire Procurement Director – Fresh / non-Fresh Business.
It is a Key position in the Management team.
Candidates only from Food & beverage or Agri and bilingual (Arabic Speaker) nationality is preferred.
To expedite : Share your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
To be successful in this role you will require the following:
- Proven experience within a similar leadership role and minimum of 10 years working within a Procurement and/or Supply Management function
- Demonstrated experience of leading a range of food sourcing categories, with food categories being ideal.
- Ideally a Post-Graduate Degree in Business with a major in Supply Chain Management or Procurement
- Well-developed skills to support the effective completion of the source to contract process
- Customer focused with excellent influencing and negotiation skills teamed with the ability to understand key stakeholder requirements and build strong relationships.
- Ability to communicate at all levels with good written, verbal and reporting skills.
- Ability to resolve issues with a sense of urgency
- Excellent time management and organizational skills including a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
- Self-motivated, self-confident, honest and flexible, professional work ethic