The role is to develop and lead the Business procurement team. The team will provide Procurement Services for B2B clients and internal stakeholders that require HoReCa products and procurement solutions. These solutions include Strategic Sourcing, Category Management, Contract Management, Supplier Management, Purchase Order Management and Compliance Control. Although based in the UAE, the job holder, will be expected to support the B2B procurement function across the region for the other companes within the group. In addition to this will provide support to the other companies within the group with regards to their procurement functions in the HoReCa sector. The role holder leads and manages a team of procurement employees based in the U.A.E, providing leadership and mentorship. Closely working with the C-Level/Senior Director/Senior Management level on a regular basis.
Minimum 10 years in the HoReCa industry with extensive experience in procurement. Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate with internal stakeholders, suppliers and customers. Good negotiation skills, problem solving abilities and experience with complex transactions with little supervision
A mammoth conglomerate is looking for a seasoned “Procurement Director” who can re write the rules, challenge the status quo, who wiill work seamlessly with other functions to provide vision & leadership to their Procurement Division.