Senior Foreign Purchasing Specialist

FRIDAL - 6th Of October, Giza

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
5 to 7 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
1 open position
About the Job
  • Work closely with planning department to help achieving the preset production plan.
  • Search for approved international suppliers based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability, reliability, production and distribution capabilities, and the supplier's reputation and history.
  • Prepare price comparisons to ensure compliance with the agreed upon contract price.
  • Negotiate with international suppliers to achieve best material price offer and best service.
  • Prepare foreign purchase orders, solicit bid proposals and review requisitions for materials or merchandise.
  • Review and follow up on all foreign purchase orders requested by all concerned parties/departments.
  • Monitor shipments to ensure that goods come in on time, and in case of problems trace shipments and follow up undelivered goods.
  • Issue purchase report reflecting the status of purchase orders even they are opened or closed ones. 
Job Requirements
  • Experience of 5 years at least in same position
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Perfect English language
  • Experience in dealing with ERP system (SAP, Oracle) is preferred
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.
  • Chemical industry or FMCG background is a MUST.