Senior Purchasing Manager/Senior Buyer

Location: Singapore,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement
Salary: S$7000.00 - S$8500.00 per month + bonus
REF: AS00041973

Urgent role:

One of our client, a Chemical company is Looking for a Senior Purchasing Manager/Senior Buyer candidate with a lot of experience in fragrances, by negotiating and dealing with vendors/providers.

Your mains responsibilities are:

  • Manage the day-to-day purchasing function of this highly innovative medical component supplier
  • Responsible for defining purchasing strategy of direct and indirect spend as well as identifying and sourcing current/new vendors/suppliers.
  • Responsible of the company spend and cost
  • Develop and maintain strategies for a specific range of commodities across multiple product lines
  • Provide buying / purchasing and commercial input to your colleagues in Singapore and overseas
  • Confidently enter into total cost and contractual negotiations with current and potential suppliers
  • Understand and apply tools and techniques to close cost gaps and achieve value for money whilst maintaining supplier relationships
  • Review forecasts, plans and resources to ensure the needs of the business
  • Evaluate cost data and quotation analysis forms and identify cost saving opportunities

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • At least 8-10 years' experience and with a strong background in Fragrances industry
  • Previous leadership /management experience
  • Strong hands on Purchasing / Procurement / Sourcing experience is required
  • Understanding of the strategic role of the purchasing function in a manufacturing environment.
  • Innovative and forwarding thinking, with the ability to challenge the norm with the ability to influence both suppliers and colleagues
  • Demonstrable ability to prioritise tasks and have effective time management and analytical skills
  • Be prepared to travel where their specific work responsibilities require (sometimes at short notice)

APPLY NOW quoting reference:AS00041973- clementine.dupuis@ambition.com.sg Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Business License Number: 200611680D. EA Registration Number: R1657991. Regrettably, only shortlisted candidates will be notified.