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    Supply Chain Manager

    Confidential Company

    Dubai, UAE

    Date Posted: 2017/01/04

    Job Description

    • To provide support on the business’s overall inventory position including the identification of inventory reduction strategies
    • Manage the demand planning, supply planning and distribution requirements planning processes to ensure all service level and financial metrics are achieved
    • Maintain strong relationships with existing suppliers as well as evaluating new and potential suppliers
    • Be able to resolve “conflict situations” effectively
    • Select transportation routes to maximize economy by combining shipments or consolidating warehousing and distribution.
    • Develop material costs forecasts or standard cost lists.
    • Assess appropriate material handling equipment needs and staffing levels to load, unload, move, or store materials.
    • Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers, vendors, or freight forwarders.
    • Monitor supplier performance to assess ability to meet quality and delivery requirements.
    • Monitor forecasts and quotas to identify changes or to determine their effect on supply chain activities.
    • Analyze inventories to determine how to increase inventory turns, reduce waste, or optimize customer service.
    • Evaluate and select information or other technology solutions to improve tracking and reporting of materials or products distribution, storage, or inventory.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field
    • Work experience related to supply chain, purchasing, contract negotiating, material planning etc.
    • Ability to develop and comprehend highly complex solicitation and contract documents
    • Ability to develop, execute, measure and continuously improve procurement effectiveness
    • Capable of communicating to all levels of the organization
    • Proficient in use of planning systems and analytical tools (highly proficient in Microsoft Office)
    • Strong analytical, problem solving, negotiation and contracting skills
    • Ability to build working relationships to solve problems and achieve common goals

    Job Details

    Job Location:
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Company Industry:
    Facilities Management
    Company Type:
    Recruitment Agency
    Job Role:
    Logistics and Transportation
    Employment Type:
    Full Time Employee
    Monthly Salary Range:
    Number of Vacancies:
    Job Ref.:

    Preferred Candidate

    Career Level:
    Mid Career
    Years of Experience:
    Min: 2 Max: 7
    Residence Location:
    Dubai,United Arab Emirates

    This job is posted in the following Specialties:

    Supply Chain Logistics Planning