Head of Procurement
Consultant Derek Li (R1766998)
Date posted 07 March 2019 2019-03-072019-05-06 logistics-distribution-and-supply-chain Singapore SG SGD 13000 15000 15000 MONTH Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.sg
A leader in the chemicals industry is looking for a talented Head of Procurement, APAC to be based here in Singapore. This role is for a procurement professional who will control a sizable spend volume across all raw materials and indirect services related purchases.
About the Head of Procurement Role:
Reporting into the Global Head of Procurement, you will be responsible for all procurement projects related to incoming raw materials to support production, as well as all indirect services to keep manufacturing operational at the optimise levels.
- Accountable for achieving the savings and efficiency objectives defined for APAC as resulting from the business needs and regional/global procurement
- Anticipates and consolidates all business needs at country level
- Propose and pilot with adhoc country stakeholders cost cutting and right spending initiatives
- Deploys and contributes to each Category procurement strategy through supply market/suppliers expertise and innovative practices
- Contribute to create new, long-term vision for the procurement organisation
- Defines the detailed objectives, develops his/her team in anticipation of future business needs and evaluates performances
- Ensures support, methodology, best practices, expertise, and training to the procurement people
To succeed in this Head of Procurement job, you must have an excellent tracked record in Procurement or equivalent challenging support functions and business experience.
- At least 10-15 years experience in a Management role with proven record in term of change management
- Capability to manage business at executive level : internal stakeholders and suppliers
- Capability to work in a global network and articulate it within a regional dimension navigating the matrix
This company is one of the top names in its niche market. The business succeeds on the speed of its innovation and there are great opportunities to progress in this dynamic company.
If you are a progressive procurement leader with a can-do attitude, this is an excellent opportunity to work in a highly specialised team with a global leader in the industry.
Apply today or call me to discuss this new opportunity.
Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd
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EA Registration No.: R1766998 Derek Li