head of purchasing (heavy industry equipment) in Hong Kong

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nora liu, randstad hong kong
job type
permanent
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job details

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location
hong kong
specialism
sourcing & procurement
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
91M0131354_1552301426
contact
nora liu, randstad hong kong
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job description

about the company.

Our client is one of the hottest companies right now in the Industrial sector and known for providing innovative energy solutions and products for their clients across Automotive and Consumer Electronics fields. In face of rapid expansion, they are now looking for a Purchasing Leader as the first person ever in their purchasing team to set up the Purchasing function from scratch. This is an excellent opportunity for those who would like to join a fast growing company with the vision to disrupt the market.
about the job.
Reporting to the COO, you will be responsible for starting the procurement function from scratch for their new manufacturing plant in China and potentially in offshore locations in the future. Your key role includes formulating the purchasing strategy, strengthening the relationships with the suppliers in China for heavy industrial manufacturing equipment and also negotiating with them on terms and conditions as well as pricing and also minimizing the potential risks of the company from a contractual perspective. Your key objective is to ensure the company has a strong and loyal supplier base in the future as well as controlling the cost as well as risks for the company.
skills & experiences required.
The successful applicant should have no less than 10 years of direct and indirect purchasing experience with strong experience in supplier management and negotiation and with strong contractual knowledge knowing what to be aware of in the Terms and Conditions negotiations with the suppliers and vendors. You should also be someone who's strategic and at the same time hands-on, being able to build the function from scratch and able to work independently. Occassional travel might be involved as the majority of the suppliers are based in China. Therefore, good command of Mandarin and English is required.
Must have Heavy Industrial Equipment Purchasing experience with good knowledge for commodity sourcing as well.
Interested parties please click Apply Now to submit your resume. For any inquiry, please contact Nora Liu at 2232 3427 or 9314 5992 (whatsapp)

skills

no additional skills required

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree