Position - Sr. Purchase Manager
Base Location - Near Shanghai, China (City can be changed as we are looking for a central location near the key suppliers)
Reporting to - Head Office in Abidjan, Cote d' Ivoire (West Africa)
Salary: $1500-$2500 per month
Language : Mandarin must
Roles & Responsibilities
- Vendor Management.
- Product sourcing. (Agrochemical related products)
- Market and product information gathering.
- Price trends analysis for strategic decision-making.
- Quality Control & Inspection.
- New supplier development, key manufacturer identification & competitor investigation.
- SWOT Evaluation for all the suppliers with respect to the products specialty to achieve economies of scale.
- Market dynamics follow-up, full supply-chain of each product to be analysed.
- Regular travelling for supplier visit, information gathering and quality control.
- Liaison with the inspection companies to ensure the inspection norms are followed and regulatory compliances are being adhered to.
- Coordination with the Head Office for product and market development strategies.
- Negotiate and Monitor procurement activities independently.
- Good contacts across the chemical Industry with specialty chemicals and Agro chemicals.
Experience, Qualifications & Skills
- 7+ years of experience in the procurement of agricultural inputs.
- Advanced knowledge of the agricultural inputs industry in China
- Academic knowledge of Agriculture and agricultural inputs.
- Should speak, read & write - English & Mandarin.
- Knowledge of full production & supply-chain of agricultural inputs.
- Knowledge of Standard Quality control & Inspection of agricultural inputs.
- Honesty, Integrity and mutual respect of colleagues and reporting managers is necessary.
- Active responsiveness to work and problem-solving capabilities.
- Basic IT knowledge for analysis, emailing & reporting.
Salary: INR 7,00,000 - 17,00,000 PA.
Industry:Fertilizers / Pesticides
Functional Area:Supply Chain, Logistics, Purchase, Materials
Role Category:Purchase/Material Management
Desired Candidate Profile
UG:B.Tech/B.E. - Any Specialization
Ace Recruitment and Placment Consultants Pvt Ltd
Recruiter Name:Mr. Vikash Joshi
Contact Company:Ace Recruitment and Placment Consultants Pvt Ltd