Position: Purchase Manager
Date posted: 2023-11-20
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 8 years
Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree holder
Salary: AED 5000 to 15000
Location: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Hiring Purchase Manager – Hypermarket
Location: Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah
Experience: 8+ years (Minimum 3 years in a managerial role)
About Us: Emirates Markets is a well-established and reputable retail organization in the UAE. We are known for delivering high-quality products and an exceptional shopping experience to our valued customers through our chain of hypermarkets.
Emirates Markets is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Purchase Manager with a background in retail hypermarket and a deep understanding of procurement processes within the UAE. The Purchase Manager will play a crucial role in managing supplier relationships, optimizing costs, and ensuring efficient stock replenishment. If you have a strong background in the UAE’s retail hypermarket sector and possess exceptional procurement skills, we encourage you to apply.
- Procurement Strategy: Develop and implement effective procurement strategies to ensure the timely availability of products while optimizing costs.
- Vendor Management: Identify and maintain relationships with reliable suppliers, negotiate contracts, and monitor supplier performance.
- Cost Optimization: Analyze market trends and negotiate pricing to achieve cost savings without compromising quality.
- Inventory Control: Collaborate with the inventory and sales teams to ensure that stock levels are well-maintained and aligned with sales targets.
- Quality Assurance: Ensure that products meet quality standards and that suppliers adhere to agreed-upon quality parameters.
- Team Management: Lead, mentor, and motivate the procurement team to achieve individual and collective targets.
- Compliance: Ensure procurement processes adhere to legal and regulatory standards and company policies.
- Reporting: Provide regular procurement reports and analysis to senior management.
- Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field.
- 8+ years of experience in procurement and purchasing, with a minimum of 3 years in a managerial role.
- Thorough knowledge of procurement processes in the UAE retail market.
- Strong negotiation and communication skills.
- Analytical mindset with the ability to make data-driven decisions.
- Proficiency in procurement software and tools.
- Excellent leadership and team management skills.
- Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
- Knowledge of local and international suppliers and products.