Senior Procurement Officer – Aramex , Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Job Purpose:
Procurement officers are responsible for evaluating suppliers, products, and services, negotiating contracts, and ensuring that approved purchases are cost-efficient and of high quality

Job Responsibilities:
· Establish relationships with suppliers to minimize cost and maximize benefits
· Facilitate the station / operations in decision making related to purchasing requirements
· Build relationships with key stakeholders to gather requirements and specifications
· Collaborate with legal, financial and operational entities to draft and negotiate major agreements and supplier contracts
· Prequalify, manage and monitor supplier performance
· Ensure adherence to the company policies, systems, and procedures
· Draft agreements, RFQ (Request for Quotation), RFI (Request for Information), (Request for Proposal), and draw comparisons/recommendations
· Establish proper filing system for the purchasing orders and documents
· Control cost/expenses and build a culture of long-term saving on purchasing costs
· Analyze spending trends and identify opportunities to consolidate spending
· Take all necessary measures when possible to reduce costs without compromising quality and standards
· Work with team members to complete duties as needed
· Maintain and update a list of suppliers
· Ability to work well with management and staff at all levels
· Develop plans for purchasing services, and supplies

Job Requirements:
· Saudi Nationals only
· Graduate in Accounting, Business Management, Logistics, Industrial Engineering or similar field
· At least 3-4 years of experience predominantly in Procurement is a must
· Excellent communication & negotiation skills
· Proficiency in Microsoft Office

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