Procurement manager (Engineering products)

Bangkok Permanent
  • Experience of purchasing in Engineering/Trading
  • Sourcing and purchasing goods and services

About Our Client

A leader trader for electrical, safety, and water supply equipment in Thailand.

Job Description

  • Forecast levels of demand for services and products
  • Conduct research to source the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality
  • Run tenders, evaluate bids and make recommendations, based on commercial and technical factors
  • Negotiate and agree contracts, monitoring the quality of service provided
  • Keep contract files and use them as reference for the future
  • Build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers
  • Set up sop to procurement team
  • Manage and motivate a team of procurement staff
  • Liaise between suppliers, manufacturers, internal teams such as supply chain, planning, marketing, it and sales, and customers
  • Develop strategies to make sure that cost savings and supplier performance targets are met - or exceeded
  • Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities
  • Give presentations about market analysis and possible growth
  • Develop and implement a procurement strategy
  • Ensure suppliers are aware of business objectives
  • Keep up to date with trends and innovations, regulation and new technology that can impact on the business

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor Degree, preferably in Engineering
  • 10+ years' experience in procurement, supply chain, global operations
  • 5+ years of experience in a leadership role in a corporate Purchasing and Procurement organisation.
  • Experience with sourcing and procurement and building a vendor program.
  • Exemplary multitasking and organisational skills.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and maintain both a proactive and positive attitude.
  • Proven experience in building outstanding team and leadership skills.

What's on Offer

  • Career path with one of market leading firms
Pipat T.
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Phone number
+66 2 012 5073

Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Procurement Management
What is your area of specialisation?
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract Type
Consultant name
Pipat T.
Consultant phone
+66 2 012 5073
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