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General Manager, Strategic Procurement

5 - 8 Years
Not Specified

Job Description


  • Development of procurement strategy and plans to dovetail with project development schedules.
  • Identify potential new vendors / suppliers while cultivating good working relationships with current vendors / suppliers.
  • Partner internal stakeholders to determine product / service requirements for new projects.
  • Conduct risk analysis of supply contracts / agreements and procurement in overseas markets. Create an ongoing value proposition with world class supply base.
  • Creation and management of short, mid, and long term goals and objectives.
  • Creation and improvement of best-practice based processes (e.g., leadership of high-value/strategic sourcing efforts).
  • Setting of annual budget and cost saving activities; identification, negotiate and realization of cost-saving and cost-reduction opportunities.
  • Development of benchmarks and scorecards to be used for continuous improvement.
  • Degree / Diploma in Engineering, Supply Chain or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a senior supply management position
  • Ability to communicate, present, negotiate and influence internal and external stakeholders
  • Resourceful, self-starter, hands-on, multi-tasking and self-motivated individual.
  • Experience in global procurement for data centre projects is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge in construction, mechanical & electrical engineering industry would be an added advantage.
Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation

About Keppel

Keppel is a multi-business company with a global footprint in more than 20 countries, providing robust solutions for sustainable urbanisation, to meet the growing need for energy, infrastructure, clean environments, high quality homes and offices, and connectivity.Keppel aims to be a global company at the forefront of our chosen industries, shaping the future for the benefit of all our stakeholders Sustaining Growth, Empowering Lives and Nurturing Communities.With people as our core asset, Keppel actively seeks out bright and dynamic individuals to join our talent pool. We offer our employees opportunities to grow and shape their careers, across the geographies in which we operate.Be part of our Keppel family today.

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