Supply Chain Manager

Tawasol - Sheraton, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
5 to 7 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
12,000 to 15,000 EGP per month
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
1 open position
About the Job


  • Oversees all planning and scheduling activities.
  • Works closely with Sales and Engineering on new jobs and product developments.
  • Provides input into staffing and capacity needs in order to maximize productivity and efficiency.


  • Negotiates cost reductions.
  • Identifies primary and alternate sources for each item needed and encourages suppliers to remain competitive to achieve best value (quality, lead time, parts and service)
  • Works with quality manager to qualify suppliers and to monitor their performance.
  • Incorporates drawings, quality specifications and requirements into purchase orders to maintain high-quality standards and expectations.
  • Establishes and enforces procedures to ensure proper recording, storage and tracking of all items purchased by the Company.
  • Monitors prices of major commodities; analyzes impact based on annual usage and reports findings to management for budgeting purposes.
  • Monitors significant trends, changes in suppliers, and prices to capitalize on opportunities and/or protect company positions.
  • Prepares and issues POs for complex or specialized parts/materials to support production and sales.
  • Researchers and identifies non-standard or at risk parts and assist in developing new sources of supply.
  • Contacts carriers to negotiate contracts/pricing, troubleshoot problems, and to arrange/coordinate challenging shipments.


  • Direct receiving, warehousing and distribution operations.
  • Oversee the efficient receipt, storage, value-adding servicing and dispatch of a wide variety of products.
  • Ensure productivity targets are achieved and that all warehouse processes are running smoothly and promptly

Supplier Management:

  • Manages the relationships between many different suppliers.
  • Selects suppliers and works with Quality Manager to qualify and measure performance in areas of quality, on-time-delivery, technical resources/support and ease of doing business.
  • Negotiates terms to obtain necessary materials and product in timely and most cost-effective manner.
  • Solicits promotions, discounts, markdowns, warehousing options and favorable payment terms from suppliers.
Job Requirements


  • Telecommunication experience
  • 2-4 Years in Supervisory level
  • Knowledge of every market brands, the advantage, and disadvantage of every brand
  • Awareness of each product qualifications and market price


  • Good spoken and written communication skills
  • Excellent negotiating and networking skills
  • Good judgment and analytical ability
  • Good English is written and spoken


  • Mathematical ability, to work with figures and budgets
  • An organized approach
  • Good business sense
  • Leadership skills and the ability to work well as part of a team
  • The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Required Training:

  • MBA
  • Supply Chain Diploma
About this Company

Tawasol Telecom is specialized in total turnkey acquisition, survey, design, execution and maintenance of telecommunication projects whether it is a single product or a turnkey project. Our focus is centered on GSM / CDMA construction and maintenance of sites providing a... (More)

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