Procurement Officer


General Information


Company:
Confidential
Job Type:
Clerical/ Administrative
Location:
Lebanon - Beirut
Date Posted:
Jan 12, 2019
Salary:
Unspecified
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee
Gender:
Both

Description


Procurement Officer

We are looking for an experienced Procurement Officer to manage the company’s supply of products and services. Procurement Officer responsibilities include strategizing to find cost-effective deals and suppliers. The Procurement Officer’s duty is to discover the best ways to cut procurement expenses, so that the company can invest in growth and people.


Responsibilities
• Devise and use fruitful sourcing strategies
• Discover profitable suppliers and initiate business and organization partnerships
• Negotiate with external vendors to secure advantageous terms
• Approve the ordering of necessary goods and services
• Finalize purchase details of orders and deliveries
• Examine and test existing contracts
• Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
• Collaborate with key persons to ensure clarity of the specifications and expectations of the company
• Foresee alterations in the comparative negotiating ability of suppliers and clients
• Expect unfavorable events through analysis of data and prepare control strategies
• Perform risk management for supply contracts and agreements
• Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs
Requirements
• Strong IT Hardware knowledge
• Proven working experience as a procurement personnel
• Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques as well as “reading” the market
• Talent in negotiations and networking
• Good knowledge of supplier or third party management software
• Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers
• Experience in collecting and analyzing data
• Strong leadership capabilities
• BSc degree in, IT , supply chain management, logistics or business administration

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