Purchasing Manager

Confidential Company - 6th Of October, Giza

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
10 to 12 years
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Arabic, English
1 open position
About the Job
  • To direct and control the central purchasing function to ensure that goods and supplies are purchased at the most competitive prices and are of the required quality.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Direct and control purchasing staff to ensure that they are well motivated and trained. And that they carry out their responsibilities to the required standards.
  • Assist in the development of a purchasing policy to ensure that the company makes the best use of its purchasing power.
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers who meet the company’s requirements to secure the most favorable terms of business for the company.
  • Develop and implement all necessary policies and procedures to ensure that the purchasing Dept. operates effectively.
  • Keep all contracts for the supply of goods and services under review to ensure that they are being carried out effectively and renegotiate terms where necessary.
  • Maintain the purchasing budget to ensure the effective monitoring and control of all purchases.
  • Maintain an awareness of any developments in the field of central purchasing or with suppliers to ensure that the company continues to apply the most effective policies and procedures.
  • Act as the company’s adviser on all matters relating to the purchasing function.
  • Source and monitor purchase orders to ensure uninterrupted and timely supply “while maintaining the lowest possible inventory levels”
  • Ensure the availability of materials to meet production and projects requirements.
  • Choosing suitable shipping methods, ports and forwarders taking into consideration (Lead Time, Cost,…)
  • Manage Import Clearing and Customs fees through the suitable Clearing Agencies.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelors of engineering degree is a must, Mechanical or Civil.
  • 10-12 years of experience in the Supply Chain Filed.
  • CSCP certification.
  • Deciding & Initiating Action
  • Leading & Supervising Skills
  • Communication skills
  • Persuading & Influencing Skills
  • Presenting & Negotiation Skills
  • Planning & Organizing
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Delivering Results & Meeting Customer Expectations
Industry: Manufacturing