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Senior Buyer - Purchasing Officer (Food & Non-Food)
• Working closely with suppliers to reduce cost.
• Provide Flexible Supplier integration.
• Specify the approved supplier.
• Evaluate the whole supply chain cycle to close the gaps in the cycle.
• Forecast the demand built on sales forecast to offer enough stock and not over stock.
• Minimize logistic items delay to ensure that the operation demand is available.
• Negotiating contracts to reduce cost and achieve maximum efficiency.
• Providing accurate routing information to ensure that delivery times and locations.
• Obtaining quotes for transportation and also making cost comparisons to get the best deals.
• Review the current systems and practices in order to make strategic recommendations for improving the processes.
• Develop a long term demand to increase the availability and reducing the distribution cost.
- Relationship Building
- Influence and Negotiation
- Numerical Ability
- Excellent knowledge of applicable Laws, regulations and trademarks
- Knowledge of the Food and Beverage industry.
- English Language: Speaking and writing
- Job Location: Jeddah , Saudi Arabia
- Company Industry: Catering/Food Services/Restaurants
- Company Type: Employer (Private Sector)
- Job Role: Logistics
- Number of Vacancies: 1
- Career Level: Mid Career