Supply Chain Manager (Manufacturing)

Logistics Executive
Bahrain

Ref: GP327-1127
Logistics Executive

The Role


The Role


Consumer disposable & packaging products manufacturer
Negotiable salary + housing + transport + ticket + medical
Based in Bahrain

Our client is a leading manufacturer of consumer disposable and packaging products. They are currently seeking to hire a well-experienced and qualified Supply Chain Manager. The role is based is Bahrain.

Candidates from Eastern Europe are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

• Proactively lead and manage the Purchasing team across all disciplines to ensure the delivery of the required results and objectives of improved levels of cost, quality, product availability and service
• Support the Managing Director and COO to develop/deliver efficient and consistent best in class Supply Chain processes
• In partnership with Product Development, Sales and the COO, expand, evaluate and develop new suppliers, products and procurement strategies.
• Ensure the attainment of the operational goals pricing, tangible cost savings, quality service level improvements, timeliness and consistency of supply across the range in all categories and reporting on a timely basis.
• Lead the effort of building a best-in-class Purchasing team by strengthening the pipeline of experienced personnel, resources and tools, assess existing processes inefficiencies, identify the gaps and prepare the training programmes to fill those gaps.

Requirements


Requirements


• Degree in Purchasing, Supply Chain Management, with Membership of an accredited Association of Purchasing & Supply
• At least 10 years senior and progressive management experience in supply chain purchasing, procurement and sourcing functions in the high-volume packaging and consumer disposable industry organisation
• Management of Global Purchasing, Procurement & Sourcing activities for Raw Material Packaging, Production Consumables, Traded Products, Critical Tolerance Capital Equipment and Spare Parts.
• New Supplier Identification, management and development
• Experienced in the negotiation of best prices and terms & conditions with suppliers
• Extensive knowledge of sourcing in the Gulf Region, as well as other key regions such as, Asia, the Pacific Rim and the Far East
• Proficiency in Planning, Purchasing and spot buying of Commodity based product groups through close monitoring of LME, PLATTS & CEMEX indices
• Self-starter with an ability to prioritise

About the Company


About the Company


Logistics Executive has been established for more than 10 years and delivers professional Executive Search & Recruitment services to the global Logistics and Supply Chain market.

Our service covers the full spectrum of senior roles within the Logistics & Supply Chain vertical and includes support functions such as Finance & HR. We are also able to provide Interim Managers and Supply Chain Consultants on short or limited term contracts.

Our knowledge and reach in the Logistics & Supply Chain sector usually means that we can provide better candidates than the ‘generalist’ search firms.

We provide a suite of HR & Talent Management consultancy services to the industry including Outplacement, Executive Coaching, Psychometric testing, Assessment, Performance Reviews and Leadership Development programmes.

The Dubai Regional Office covers Africa, Middle East, Central Asia / CIS, South Asia and the surrounding regions - however we source candidates globally through our international network.

Our other international offices cover Europe, S.E. Asia and Asia Pacific.
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