Director of Purchasing job for a multinational leisure and entertainment conglomerate
Your new company
Our client is a multinational leisure and entertainment conglomerate with significant interests across the Asia pacific region
Your new role
As head of the Purchasing function you will lead a team of 20-30 staff focusing on the procurement of several major products categories including food and non-food products across various geographies. You will drive procurement strategies to leverage cost saving opportunities while ensuring the effective management of a portfolio of suppliers. You will also drive the development of new supplier relationships on a global basis and will support senior management in strategic decision making.
What you'll need to succeed
You will ideally have a minimum of 10 years+ experience in the procurement, sourcing or purchasing field and will have the ability to operate with fast moving products and high purchasing volumes. You will also demonstrate a track record of managing sizable teams, reducing costs and managing significant spend volumes. While industry experience from the Food or leisure sectors will be highly regarded, candidates from other industries with the right level of leadership ability and procurement experience will be considered.
What you'll get in return
You will work in an expanding, market leading company in a growth industry, in a highly visible global role that has significant commercial impact. Your role will be fast paced and you will have the opportunity to progress to a senior operational role in the long term.
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