Reporting to the Country Manager, you will be responsible for managing, planning and coordination of
the supply chain activities in support of the business objectives. You will ensure that the purchased
goods and their procurement support quality, cost, inventory and service level standards are correct. You will also establish purchasing and warehouse department goals to ensure realisation of company operating objectives. In addition, you will establish and oversee departmental operations pertaining to vendor managed inventory and consignment inventory.
You will manage the negotiation of purchase contracts, follow up, scheduling and expediting of deliveries, including all partnership agreements. You will visit vendor facilities to investigate capacity, ability to meet quality requirements, specifications and delivery dates. You will also maintain awareness of key market trends and pricing as well as the development of new materials or products and recommend and counsel others on these changes. You will advise finance, marketing, engineering and management on current and future price, availability and delivery schedules.
The successful candidate should have strong knowledge of supply chain principles, practices and procedures, contracts and comprehensive knowledge of compression services and business operations. You should be proficient in selected company approved systems/supply chain, IT technology, SAP preferred .In addition, you should be meticulous and possess strong analytical and mathematical skills