Procurement Specialist

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1906-5228

Your purpose:

The Procurement Support Specialist is responsible for understanding, communicating and helping to implement sourcing strategies on a local level (at the market) including new or changing items/services, P2P channel management and of new suppliers.

Your role is to:

  • Gathers data and business requirements and conveys local requirements to transmit them to Local Business Partners and Local Sourcing teams and Above Market Category teams for setting actions/strategies accordingly.
  • Work to liaise with the stakeholders for assigned scope focused on functions and plant, production and Co-Man sites in the Market concerned. 
  • Developing, validating, communicating and implementing sourcing strategies for locally managed categories, following the Strategic Sourcing Process tools, templates and policies developed by the client and applying the Standardized Procurement Model. 
  • Ensure the efficient implementation of new or changing items/services, P2P channel management and new suppliers.

The Job Requirement

  • Bachelor degree in logistics or any other relevant degree with 4-5 years of basic procurement experience.
  • Able to communicate effectively and clear and demonstrated ability to successfully lead projects.
  • Demonstrated success in delivering a competitive advantage to the business through the development and implementation of sourcing strategies for the spend category in charge over a sustained period (2-3 years).
  • Demonstrated successful use of risk management, analyses, responsible sourcing and supplier relation management
  • Negotiated successfully in cross-functional and cross-market teams.