Posted time June 5, 2023 Location Cairo Job type Full-time

Job Description

  • Receive purchase requests from various departments and ensure they have the necessary approvals.
  • Issue POs & monitor the delivery of purchased products and services
  • Correspond with suppliers for quotations and perform buying duties.
  • Conduct ongoing communication, and negotiation, with established vendors and new vendors.
  • Closely collaborate with all relevant departments (Operations, Import, Finance, etc.) and Corporate Purchasing to meet plant metrics and goals
  • Estimate values according to the knowledge of market price.
  • Review quantity and quality of items purchased.
  • Follow with finance department suppliers’ payment
  • Implementation of all tasks required by the purchasing manager and purchasing coordinator within the limits of work in the purchasing department
  • Submit a weekly report to the purchasing manager to show what has been accomplished and what has been postponed, stating the reason.

Job Requirements

  • BS degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration.
  • 3-5 years of experience in the same field.
  • Computer proficiency.
  • Preparing reports.
  • Excellent Negotiation skills.
  • Excellent Communication Skills.
  • Must be eager to learn—adaptable, high level of attention to detail.
  • Be a technically strong and proficient user of Microsoft Office.
  • Proven working experience as Purchasing Manager, Agent or Officer
  • Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
  • Interest in market dynamics along with a business sense
  • A knack for negotiation and networking
  • Working experience in vendor management software
  • Ability to gather and analyse data and to work with figures
  • Solid judgement along with decision-making skills
  • Strong leadership capabilities