23 Jan

Strategic Sourcing Specialist Jobs Vacancy in Company Kuwait City

Position
Strategic Sourcing Specialist
Company
Company
Location
Kuwait City KU
Opening
23 Jan, 2018 30+ days ago

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Strategic Sourcing Specialist Jobs Vacancy in Company Kuwait City Jobs Details:

Jassim Transport & Stevedoring Co. K.S.C.C

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities included but not limited to:

  • Compare & analyze statistically data to determine the feasibility of buying products.
  • Review contract terms and ensure JTC gets the best deal. Ensure contracts are managed in a timely manner.
  • Research, evaluate, and qualify suppliers based on technical competence, capacity, support, availability, reliability, and the supplier's reputation and history.
  • Review specs and scope of high-value purchases, contract jobs and contract purchases
  • Procurement liaison to Operations/Inventory teams to gather relevant data sets for various cross-sectional analysis
  • DMAIC- Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control procurement activities
  • Develop actionable insights from the analysis of data sets and develop action plans to implement
  • Work hand-in-glove with Procurement Manager and other internal/external stakeholders to drive key initiatives
  • Market research for key purchases and scout for new vendors who can provide better service/product at better cost efficiency and delivery time
  • Drive supply chain analysis and strategy, and perform ongoing supplier development and performance management, evaluation and improvement.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Management.
Skills

  • Excellent written communications, negotiation skills and strong interpersonal skills
  • Internal/External stakeholder management
  • Strong bottom-line focus, knowledge of various costing methods
  • Excellent problem solving skills, computer skills and attention to details
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft suite of productivity applications
  • Experience in building strategic working relationships
  • Demonstrated organization skills, including meeting facilitation and decision making
  • Demonstrated ability to think and act strategically
Education

Engineering Degree - Mechanical / Electrical
Strategic Sourcing Specialist
Jassim Transport & Stevedoring Co. K.S.C.C

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities included but not limited to:
  • Compare & analyze statistically data to determine the feasibility of buying products.
  • Review contract terms and ensure JTC gets the best deal. Ensure contracts are managed in a timely manner.
  • Research, evaluate, and qualify suppliers based on technical competence, capacity, support, availability, reliability, and the supplier's reputation and history.
  • Review specs and scope of high-value purchases, contract jobs and contract purchases
  • Procurement liaison to Operations/Inventory teams to gather relevant data sets for various cross-sectional analysis
  • DMAIC- Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control procurement activities
  • Develop actionable insights from the analysis of data sets and develop action plans to implement
  • Work hand-in-glove with Procurement Manager and other internal/external stakeholders to drive key initiatives
  • Market research for key purchases and scout for new vendors who can provide better service/product at better cost efficiency and delivery time
  • Drive supply chain analysis and strategy, and perform ongoing supplier development and performance management, evaluation and improvement.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Management.
Skills

  • Excellent written communications, negotiation skills and strong interpersonal skills
  • Internal/External stakeholder management
  • Strong bottom-line focus, knowledge of various costing methods
  • Excellent problem solving skills, computer skills and attention to details
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft suite of productivity applications
  • Experience in building strategic working relationships
  • Demonstrated organization skills, including meeting facilitation and decision making
  • Demonstrated ability to think and act strategically
Education

Engineering Degree - Mechanical / Electrical

Job Details

Job Location: Al Kuwait, Kuwait
Company Industry: Transportation
Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
Job Role: Purchasing and Procurement
Employment Status: Full time
Employment Type: Employee
Monthly Salary Range: $2,000 - $3,000
Number of Vacancies: 1
Preferred Candidate

Career Level: Mid Career
Years of Experience : Min: 5
Residence Location: Kuwait
Degree: Bachelor's degree

Company Profile

Jassim Transport & Stevedoring Company K.S.C.C. (JTC) was founded in 1979 as an inland transportation company. Over the years the company has gone through significant change; JTC today is a dynamic, innovative and highly responsive customer-focused organization.

The JTC brand is associated with four core activities that serve a variety of markets throughout the Middle East and beyond. The core activities are delivered through our four operating divisions:

  • PORTS MANAGEMENT
  • CONTRACT LOGISTICS
  • EQUIPMENT LEASING
  • POWER RENTAL
JTC focuses on providing professional, high quality and cost effective solutions for equipment and logistics services for the public as well as the private sector.

Specialties

Ports Management, Contract Logistics, Equipment Leasing, and Power Rental.


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