Procurement Manager (8 month contract starting from Jan 2020)

Procurement Manager (8 month contract starting from Jan 2020)

Achieve Career Consultant Pte Ltd
5 - 8 Years
Not Specified

Job Description

Job Description :

  • Location : Central
  • Working days : 5 days work weeks
  • Salary : Up to $8,000 Basic (salary will commensurate according to experience & qualifications)
Our client, an established technology solution company, is inviting dynamic individuals to join their team.
Pro-actively engage business stakeholders and Finance teams to identify sourcing and savings opportunities.
Develop category strategies through spend analysis and partner with key business stakeholders to drive strategic sourcing.
Drive cost savings from strategic sourcing (tenders, reverse auctions etc) and other procurement levers.
Lead strategic supplier negotiations.
Rationalise supplier base and develop preferred supplier panels where required.
Manage purchase risk through risk assessments, supplier performance evaluation and manage issues for escalation.
Ensure effective implementation of Procurement contracts
Drive contract negotiations with suppliers with support from key stakeholders
Provide market knowledge, intelligence and expertise while working closely with business stakeholders and suppliers.
Supplier Management
Support development of overall Supplier Management strategy and definition of strategic objectives for key suppliers.
Develop supplier performance measurement programmes and reporting for key suppliers.
Develop and conduct regular supplier scorecard and opportunity assessments for key suppliers.
Responsible for Travel Operations management including acting as the key liaison with the appointed Travel Management Company (TMC) to drive improvements in travel processes and as the business owner of online travel tools.
Overall responsibility for ensuring TMC meets SLAs
Responsible for Travel Spend reports for Senior Management in the company
Supervisory role over OS in Travel Operations
Governance, Process improvement and Procurement Operations
Enforce governance to procurement policy throughout the procurement cycle.
Guide business users on procurement policy and practices.
Support projects on continuous improvement relating to policies, supplier relationships and contracts/agreement/price lists
The ideal candidate should have/ be:
Degree with at least 5 years of relevant work experience in a Procurement Sourcing role.
Comprehensive understanding of Source to pay process.
Possess a strategic focus with the ability to analyse, formulate and implement procurement strategies to significantly reduce costs
Strong influencing, collaboration, sourcing project management and negotiation skills.
Excellent project management and organisational skills
Strong verbal and written communications skills
Familiarity with constructing presentations, organisation communications, and business cases
Knowledge in the use of e-sourcing tools such as Ariba and systems such as SAP will be beneficial.
How to Apply:
If you are organised, adapt well to changes and more importantly, believe that YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE, we would like to hear from you.
Simply submit your application by emailing your updated rsum (in MS Word format) to Adam Liew Zhen Yan (EA Personnel Registration No: R1985470) atClick the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page or
Call your friendly Consultant, Adam Liew, at 6590 9872 for a confidential discussion. I will be glad to assist you!
Please indicate the below information in your resume:
  • Current & Expected salary
  • Reason(s) for leaving
  • Availability to commence work

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Founded in Singapore in 1990, Achieve Group is a multi award-winning organisation and HR outsourcing partner-of-choice for local conglomerates and multinational corporations within the Asia Pacific region.With offices in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong, Achieve Group offers a full suite of Talent Acquisition and HR Consulting solutions for your company's HRM needs. As the experts in talent recruitment and human resource engagement services, we pride ourselves on the timely delivery of these services through our team of dedicated and experienced professionals.As a progressive organization that firmly believes in the pursuit of excellence, Achieve Group is always constantly evaluating and seeking to improve ourselves to fulfill our mission, because we believe that 'Your SUCCESS is our ACHIEVEment'!

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