Our client , a Belgian construction company that is introducing a better, faster & cheaper way to build houses in Sri Lanka, by revolutionizing the way custom built homes are configured, is on the lookout for the right fit to join their team.
Devise and use fruitful sourcing strategies
Discover profitable suppliers and initiate business and organization partnerships
Negotiate with external vendors to secure advantageous terms
Approve the ordering of necessary goods and services
Finalize purchase details of orders and deliveries.
Streamline the process of customs clearance and assure timely delivery of goods
Examine and test existing contracts
Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
Collaborate with key persons to ensure clarity of the specifications and expectations of the company.
Foresee alterations in the comparative negotiating ability of suppliers and clients
Expect unfavorable events through analysis of data and prepare control strategies
Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs
Proven working experience in procurement
Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques as well as
a dexterity in “reading” the market
Talent in negotiations and networking
Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers
Experience in collecting and analyzing data
International experience in procurement (preferably also from China, India, etc…)