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Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Are you a seasoned supply chain professional with a passion for optimization and strategic planning?

We're seeking a dynamic individual to lead our supply chain operations to new heights of efficiency and effectiveness. As the Director of Supply Chain Management, you'll play a pivotal role in overseeing and optimizing all aspects of our supply chain process, collaborating with various departments to drive success. If you're ready to make a significant impact and lead transformative change, we want to hear from you!

Job responsibilities include:
- Develop and implement supply chain strategies for efficiency and cost reduction.
- Oversee procurement processes, including supplier selection and contract management.
- Manage inventory levels to optimize stock while minimizing excess and carrying costs.
- Monitor and analyze supply chain metrics to identify areas for improvement.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to align supply chain activities with organizational goals.
- Lead continuous improvement initiatives to enhance processes and technologies.
- Establish and maintain relationships with key suppliers to ensure timely delivery of materials.

Requirements:

The ideal candidate for the Director of Supply Chain Management role will possess a combination of advanced education, extensive experience, and leadership qualities essential for overseeing and optimizing all aspects of the supply chain process within the organization.

We are looking for someone with the following attributes:

- Bachelor's degree in supply chain management, logistics, business administration, or related field; master’s degree preferred.
- Minimum of 10 years of proven experience in supply chain management, demonstrating successful leadership and strategic planning.
- Strong understanding of supply chain principles, practices, and technologies.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret data and make data-driven decisions.
- Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment.
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate and influence across all organizational levels.
- Proficiency in supply chain management software and tools, such as ERP systems, inventory management systems, and demand planning software.

If you are actively looking for a new position and has the relevant experience, feel free to apply where one of our recruiting team will get back to any shortlisted candidate.

Salary:
AED 40,000 to 45,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.

About the Company

Quest Search & Selection is a specialist recruitment consultancy with over 20 years' experience in sourcing the world's best candidates for the global Retail, FMCG and Hospitality sectors.

With offices in the UK & Dubai, we have an international presence and a global reach. Our recruiters place candidates locally and internationally for a wide variety of roles focusing on the following areas:

Retail Buying & Merchandising, E-commerce & Digital, Food & Beverage, Hotels, Hospitality & Operations, Retail Stores & Operations, HR & Recruitment, Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sales & Marketing, Technical and New Product Development.

We work in partnership with our clients who range from famous international brands within the Retail, Restaurant, Hotel and Consumer products space. Our reputation is built on our in-depth understanding of the industry and our consultants' skill, knowledge and passion for their sectors.

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