Cluster Procurement Manager

Location: Malaysia,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement
Salary: RM10000 - RM16000 per month + bonus
REF: AS00041766

URGENT ! GREAT OPPORTUNITY in Kuala Lumpur. One of our client, a Pharmaceutical is looking for an Indirect Procurement Manager. You will report to the Head of Procurement based in Kuala Lumpur.

Your responsabilities are:

  • Maintain and identify cost opportunities for cost reductions, purchasing (including: travel, meeting, events, IT, HR,...) and resolve issues raised in Procurement audit reports
  • Lead and collaborate procurement function within cluster countries, and business partnering with each country's stakeholders
  • 30-40% travel in the cluster countries to meet face to face the clients
  • Lead the preparation, solicit quotations and proposals with pertinent specifications, terms and conditions
  • Lead the evaluation of competitive offerings to determine the overall best offer for a product or service
  • Develop and drive procurement plans and make decisions necessary to purchase products & services
  • Drive supplier performance through the application of appropriate supplier management measures and methods
  • Conduct appropriate due diligence process & financial evaluation of suppliers

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • 10 years experience in Indirect Procurement, procurement process, and category management
  • Fluency in English and Mandarin is an advantage
  • Business partnering skill with proven track records of building and influencing senior business stakeholders
  • Ability to engage country leadership team in the region
  • Ability to set strategic procurement direction with relevant business units
  • Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks effectively and roficiency in Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel
  • Proficiency in Procurement and other business related systems, e.g. SAP, Ariba, Contract Management System

APPLY NOW quoting reference:AS00041766 - clementine.dupuis@ambition.com.sg. Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Business License Number: 200611680D. EA Registration Number: R1657991 - Regrettably, only shortlisted candidates will be notified.