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  • Job reference: RMS0112564

Purchasing/Procurement Manager

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Rayong, Thailand
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 15/03/2013
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The Company:
the largest chemical manufacturing

The Role:
Is in charge of all the steps of the Purchasing process for all categories
Is responsible for the day-to-day purchasing activities
Is accountable for the purchasing performance of all categories
Leads the negotiation of major local supplier contracts to deliver outcomes aligned with business and internal customer requirements
Manages the communication and the roll-out of regional & global contracts in Thailand with the support of PSRs
Ensures the compliance to the Purchasing process and to the Risk Management process
Is the key point of contact for local suppliers
Manages local supplier relationships
Develops positive relationships with all major local suppliers
Is in charge of the assessment of the local suppliers
Supports the Global and Regional Category Managers in the roll-out of global contracts by providing inputs to ensure contract applicability (currency, distribution, etc.)
Supports the Global & Regional Category Managers in the development of sourcing for regional and global needs
Manages and develops local category buyer(s): objectives setting, performance monitoring, individual development
Participates actively to the Global & Regional Category networks, promotes innovation and best practices sharing
Coordinate and support team of PSRs and follow up on their performance
Develops high quality relationships with the Business Units, Functions and Joint Ventures management in Thailand
Ensures their satisfaction by taking into account their expectations and priorities
Informs them of the purchasing performance on their scope

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Only Thai Nationality.
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering and/or related field
10 years of working experience in Purchasing and Procurement functions, preferably in chemicals and/or petrochemical industry
In-depth knowledge of the purchasing process, market knowledge, benchmarks and best practices
Strong skills in negotiation, leadership, team management
Problem solving, analytical thinking and decisiveness
Fluent in English both spoken and written
Computer literate in Microsoft Office, SAP is a plus
Able to work in Rayong
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