Sr. Purchasing Officer

Sr. Purchasing Officer

Supportive Solutions Administrative Consultancies
Abu Dhabi
8-10 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Purchase goods, materials, components or services in line with specified
cost, quality and delivery targets
Ensure continuous supply of required goods and materials and
communicate any supply problems which may pose a risk or impact on
business operations
Monitor market trends, competitor strategies and market suppliers
Research and evaluate areas of opportunity and reduce costs where
possible
Deliver briefs, updates and reports as and when required
Develop creative and innovative procurement processes
Develop ideas and strategies to improve operational efficiency, add value,
aid business performance and work towards a strategy of continuous
improvement
Negotiate contracts, improved prices and terms of business with suppliers
and review opportunities to make business savings utilising negotiation
and procurement best practice tools and methods
Assess and evaluate suppliers and undertake performance reviews to
ensure contract compliance and manage performance improvement
activities
Ensure that a professional and consistent approach is taken in relation to
all supplier relationships
Ensure compliance to company guidelines, purchasing policies and
procedures and the Official Journal of the European Community (OJEU)
guidance during supplier negotiations and contracts award process.
Explore alternate sources for goods and materials
Assess tenders and quotations from potential suppliers
Prepare purchase orders in line with final negotiations with selected
suppliers and in line with organisational targets and requirements
Undertake research on and evaluate existing and new suppliers
Contact suppliers to resolve price, quality, delivery or invoice issues

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