Assistant Procurement Manager (Insurance Company)
As the Assistant Procurement Manager for our insurance business, you will play a crucial role in managing both IT and non-IT procurement activities. You will contribute to the development and implementation of efficient procurement processes, policies, and systems. Additionally, as a key member of the team, you will be actively involved in setting up a new system within the procurement department.
- Lead the procurement process for both IT and non-IT items, ensuring compliance with company policies and regulations.
- Collaborate with internal stakeholders to understand their procurement needs and requirements.
- Source, evaluate, and negotiate contracts with suppliers to secure favorable terms and conditions.
- Actively participate in the setup of a new procurement system, working closely with the regional team.
- Provide training and support to team members to ensure a smooth transition to the new system.
- Develop and maintain strong relationships with vendors to ensure the availability of quality products and services.
- Evaluate vendor performance and implement improvement strategies as needed.
- Negotiate and manage contracts with vendors, ensuring cost-effectiveness and compliance.
- Work closely with IT teams to understand and address technology-related procurement requirements.
- Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or a related field.
- Proven experience in procurement, with a focus on both IT and non-IT items.
- Familiarity with procurement systems and the ability to contribute to the setup and optimization of new systems.
- Strong negotiation and contract management skills.
- Good command in English
Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.