Head of Procurement

5-10 years
a month ago
Job Description

An exciting Head of Procurement (x 1 vacancy) job has just become available at one of the most respected telecommunications service provider firms based in Bangkok. Reporting directly to CFO.

About The Head Of Procurement Role

In this role, your key responsibility is to lead and manage all phases of the procurement functions. This role offers a competitive base salary with attractive benefits.

Key Responsibilities

  • Set up and fulfil procurement strategy including vendor pool, cost baseline, the pipeline of frame agreement and procurement strategy of key or mega projects
  • Manages daily procurement operations and involve in key project to ensure on-time delivery
  • Coach and develop high performing purchasing teams that meet agreed objectives and deliver best practice results, added value and continuous improvements, including KPI management, coach and training
  • Lead and execute individual sourcing projects including sourcing strategy development, running the bidding process, award recommendations, review and negotiation, purchase order issuance and contract execution in coordination with legal team
  • Manage stakeholders with understanding of business strategy, daily and regular engagement with all kinds and levels
  • Prevent all kinds of compliance risk in all aspects of work
  • Evaluates and identifies the need of organisations and stakeholders

To succeed in the Head of Procurement job, you must have good communication skills in English.

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Business, Engineering or related field
  • At least 10 years experience in procurement function and minimum five years in management level
  • Possessing knowledge in IT
  • Need to demonstrate the ability to handle difficult situations that may call for an element of negotiation or problem solving
  • Good command in English and Thai

This telecommunication firm needs no introduction and is recognised as the leader in their field of expertise.

If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step on your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting IT Procurement Manager job.

Apply today to discuss this new opportunity.

Due to the high volume of applications, our team will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Robert Walters Recruitment (Thailand) Limited

Recruitment License No.: . 1188 / 2551