Director, Procurement - Saudi National

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Employment: Full Time

Company Description

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Job Description

• Develop, own, and implement a procurement scaled operations function focused on sourcing operations and contract execution.
• Define the strategic vision and oversee department daily operations
• Responsible for operating properties procurement and support to openings
• Responsible for department revenue, budget and overall performance
• Establish collaborative relationship with all stakeholders (Hotels operations, owners, functional department) and improve level of service to support their functions through spend visibility, supplier selection, sustainable and cost reduction initiatives.
• Collaborate on organizational change.
• Deploy group sustainable program and ESG initiatives
• Represent Accor Procurement in Saudi Arabia
• Set up and manage effectively hotels cluster operations
• Procurement, source to contract and offer range management
• Develop strategic sourcing plans for all key spend areas for Saudi Arabia
• Develop effective mix of regional and local contracts
• Implement, communicate and monitor contracts
• Initiate and execute annual saving plan
• Ensure effective supplier management including periodic review meetings on KPIs, objectives and action plan
• Business Process Management
• Develop compliance management program to ensure use of preferred suppliers and adherence to procurement policies
• Participate to the development of process and policies
• Ownership of categories reporting, procurement financial performance and plan progress
• Across its geographical scope
• Digital
• Project leader for the effective management and implementation of Accor digital procurement syste


• Business School, Master Purchasing
• 5-10 years of experience in major hotels operations or head office
• Experience in Saudi Arabia market
• Previous experience in strategic sourcing, and category management
• Fluent English and Arabic
• Understanding of P2P system and experience in system implementation and administration
• Previous exposure to Leadership and stakeholder management role


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