Planning & Procurement Manager – Chemicals

Hays
Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP222-1166
Hays

The Role


The Role


A multinational chemical manufacturing company is in need of Planning & Procurement Manager to source and purchase goods and services according to budget for all departments. As Planning & Procurement Manager you will ensure the accurate information on product availability is available at all times, enabling sales and marketing to interact effectively with customers and potential customers and accurate forecasts for restocking quantities to be ordered. This position is based Dubai and will reports directly to Managing Director of Middle East.

Responsibilities:

• Compile, or assist requisitions in compiling, RFQs and issue to service providers and suppliers.
• Collect and coordinate processing of received tenders through to recommendation of preferred supplier.
• Negotiate with service providers and suppliers for goods and services.
• Manage service providers and suppliers; identify new, review, audit, and approve suppliers
• Develop relationships with suppliers, monitor SLA’s and KPI’s, etc.
• Develop, maintain and adhere to procedures and policies.
• Reduce costs through procurement activities.
• Expedite deliveries by service providers and suppliers.
• Prepare monthly and ad hoc reports.
• Coordinate bulk product procurement on vessels with Sales, Logistics/ Supply Chain,
• Global Product Management and Planning functions
• Manage stock planning.
• Liaise and ensure communication is maintained between the relevant parties for efficient and effective planning and product stock and movement

Requirements


Requirements


Skills & Qualifications:

• Relevant degree or diploma, e.g. B.Com in Logistics, Business Administration, Supply Chain
• Management or Purchasing
• At least five years’ experience in a planning and/or procurement environment.
• Experience with local and regional logistics and product availability.
• Good planning and organisation skills.
• SAP knowledge desirable.

About the Company


About the Company


Hays is the leading global specialist recruiting group. We are the experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide.

Our Middle East office was founded in December 2005, headquartered in Dubai UAE. We deal with clients in the UAE, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and other key areas in the region. Our consultants’ sector-specific knowledge and unique understanding of the local market allows us to offer an exceptional level of service across all divisions.

We currently recruit for roles in the following sectors: Accounting & Finance, Architecture, Banking, Construction & Property, Engineering, Healthcare, Human Resources, Information Technology, Logistics, Legal, Office Support, Oil & Gas, Pharma, Supply Chain & Procurement, and Sales & Marketing.

As part of our continuing expansion, we have opened an office in Abu Dhabi to further assist with our client needs across the region.
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