Purchasing Supervisor

Fakahany App. - Sheikh Zayed, Giza

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
2 to 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
1 open position
Males Only
Travel Frequency:
Minimal travel
About the Job
  • As a Purchasing Supervisor, you’ll be accountable for developing and growing the sources of fresh Vegetables & Fruit category, playing a critical role in shaping the overall direction and supply plan. You’ll be the go-to person on both strategic and tactical issues for Sales, Account Management, Supply and Leadership as you work with growers to develop quarterly programs. This is a highly visible, collaborative role, involving daily interaction with Sales, Account Management, Warehouses, and Different Markets.
  • Our Purchasing supervisor has excellent communication skills, can establish immediate credibility and develop positive working relationships that drive critical business activity.


  • Represent and communicate the needs and supply requirements of the region within the category.
  • Develop category programs that maximize net revenue opportunities while growing customer penetration and supplier support.
  • Support business development activity and own pipeline both in terms of existing customer penetration and new activity.
  • Oversee the day to day management of the stock including communication, execution, service levels-both directions, project management, contract proposals, new target quoting, and reporting.
  • Collect market, product and competitor information, analyze and apply this information to strengthen our product positioning and provide this back to our teams.
  • Provide monthly and quarterly result reports related to the category.
  • Develop category target plans for top accounts with Account Managers for greater penetration.
  • Provide clear guidelines on pricing and contribute to the tracking of performance.
  • Own daily, promotional, and contract pricing decisions.
  • Support and drive company branded sales programs.
  • Focus on innovation by establishing a truly differentiated offering through packaging and varietals; offering to match the market and customer needs.
  • Work with internal partners to help develop supply chains to increase sales while providing profitable returns to growers network.
  • Be a positive role model for Fakahany within the Purchasing and Supply Chain.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum 3 years of business experience in the same field.
  • Experience in FMCG/ Fresh Food/ Retail is a MUST
  • Excellent marketing, decision-making and project management skills.
  • Known for his/her ability to deliver as promised and with high integrity and quality
  • Proven performance that demonstrates high accountability, high autonomy, strong initiative, with a sense-of-urgency and an entrepreneurial approach.
  • Exceptional drive and energy
  • Solid interpersonal skills; being effective in listening, verbal, and written communication.
  • Strong ability to adapt to various contexts and audiences.
  • Relationship builder, team player, willing to share and utilize knowledge.
  • Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Suite
About this Company

Fakahany provides you with your daily needs of fresh quality fruits and vegetables at the comfort of your doorstep.

We, as a company, have many years of experience in dealing with fruits and vegetables. Our staff is very well trained in selecting and packing your... (More)

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