Timex Group B. V.
Timex Group B.V. T/A Mersey Manufacturers
Design & Manufacturer of fashion watches located in Cheung Sha Wan is seeking candidate to fill the following position.
Director of Procurement
jobsDB Ref. JHK100003004997019
The primary role of this position is to assist in developing an overall procurement processes and strategies for a variety of commodities and components. He/She is a key global partner in ensuring rigorous cost management and sustainable and traceable procurement practices.
Primary responsibilities include, but not limited to :
- Develop sound global vendor sourcing strategy based on price, capability, capacity and geographies. Areas cover China, Korea, Japan, Taiwan and India
- Participate in price negotiation with vendors and establish price approval process for new product development and mature items
- Monitor price trend and conduct benchmarking exercise against the marketplace to ensure lowest pricing while maintaining quality
- Review materials supply status of vendors and China factories with pro-active approach to minimize manufacturing risk
- Develop vendor planning strategy to reduce supply risk, review flow of raw materials supplies and improve flexibility of production cycle
- Develop key metrics to monitor vendor performance to meet on time delivery
- Work with cross function teams for various projects
- Degree Holder of a reputable institute in Engineering or Business related disciplines
- At least 10 years’ experience in supervisory level preferably in watch industry and multi-national firm
- Excellent communication skills in both spoken and written English and Chinese is a must and Mandarin proficiency is preferred
- Proven organizational and interpersonal communication skills
- Solid negotiation experience
- Experience in working with suppliers in China and globally
- Deep experience in and understanding of best in procurement practices
- Understanding of the importance of data and analytical rigor in procurement
We offer 5-day work, medical care plus other fringe benefits to the right candidate. Remuneration package will commensurate with your experience and qualification. Interested parties, please send detailed resume with expected salary to our HR Manager. All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality.
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.