Procurement Specialist

El-Mohandes Coating & Solvents - Alexandria

Applicants for
2 open positions
Experience Needed:
3 to 4 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time Part Time
2 open positions
About the Job

Job Description:

  • Procurement specialists are responsible for evaluating suppliers in order to find the best deals possible on goods that are needed for business operations.

Job Responsibilities

  • Negotiate with external vendors to secure the most advantageous terms & conditions
  • Provide recommendations on sources of supply and products for standardization
  • Conduct cost, non-cost, benchmarking and should cost analysis
  • Identify sources of supply for various goods and services
  • Improve the ordering process of necessary goods and services
  • Responsible to develop and execute vendor management strategy to include classification and categorization of suppliers
  • Examine, analyze and make recommendations on existing contracts
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve the effectiveness
  • Collaborate with key personnel to develop specifications and expectations
  • Foresee alterations in the comparative negotiating ability of suppliers and clients
  • Expect unfavorable events through analysis of data and prepare control strategies
  • Perform risk assessments for supply contracts and agreements
  • Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs
  • Provide direct input into the company’s supply portfolio ensuring transparency of spending
  • Develop and Implement negotiation strategies and secure profitable deals
  • Optimize sourcing procedures to attain maximum efficiency
  • Cooperate with stakeholders to guarantee agreement on terms and processes
  • Identify profitable suppliers and initiate business and organization partnerships
  • Discover and partner with trustworthy vendors and suppliers
  • Determine the quantity and timing of deliveries
Job Requirements
  • 3 to 4 years of procurement experience in the field of chemicals or related field
  • Understanding of market dynamics and sound business judgment
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field is a plus
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint & outlook).
  • Ability to apply high level of understanding to the contracting process
  • Ability to negotiate, foster and sustain strong relationships
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Able to effectively and efficiently handle fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal, written, listening, persuasion, negotiating, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Comfortable with figures and in collecting, analyzing and interpreting data
  • Solid judgment with the ability to make good decisions
  • Proactive and positive self-starter with energy, enthusiasm and ability to execute
About this Company

El-Mohandes is proud to be one of Egypt’s leading producers and distributors of solvents, wood coatings & automotive coatings. We serve Egypt, Africa and Middle East region, providing products and services to private and public-sector customers in the following industries: (More)

Industry: Chemicals
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