Define and implement the procurement policy according to the company strategy
Set and lead a procurement department
Ensure contracts are in place for all suppliers of all goods inclusive of terms and condition, payment terms and delivery schedules in accordance with the requirements.
Negotiate and establish the contracts with the suppliers
Coordinate with the technical teams the setting of specifications and the evaluation of the suppliers
Development of new suppliers to ensure there are at least 3 alternate sources of supply for each item.
Produce and maintain a supplier price history database to capture and assess the supplier’s service, quality and price performance
Implement an effective reporting system
Define procurement objectives and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle
Plan, execute, and finalize procurement projects according to deadlines and within budget, acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and internal departments in order to deliver according to plan.