Regional Sourcing Manager - Seafood

Job Title: Regional Sourcing Manager - Seafood
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangkok Province, Thailand
Industry: Supply Chain & Procurement
Salary: THB200000 - THB300000 per month
Reference: JN -112020-454057
Contact Name: Sarun Chorruangsak
Job Published: November 13, 2020 09:50

Job description

Salary: 200 - 300 KB per Month

The successful candidate needs to have experience in;

  • Experience in Sourcing seafood in APAC
  • Great experience in strategic procurement
  • Strong stakeholder management both internal and external party

Our Client:

Our partner is a very global food company. They operate more than 80 years producing variety range of food products all over the world. Currently, they are looking for a very experienced sourcing people to plan and implement procurement strategy in South East Asia

Key Responsibilities:

This role is responsible for setting up procurement strategy and deploy in the region to ensure supply and optimal cost-to-serve. In this role, you will:

  • Perform sourcing activities to ensure there is no shortage of supply for seafood category
  • Negotiate with suppliers to ensure best price with the quality product and set up preferred vendor list for company
  • Identify where to improve for procurement process and which metric in procurement should be targeted
  • Manage relationship and work with Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Quality, and Technical team

Key Requirements:

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in sourcing activities for seafood products. You will have a Bachelor degree level or higher, and it is highly desirable that you will have experience:

  • In category management, negotiation, and contract management
  • In being solo contributor

Fluency in both written and spoken English is highly desirable

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.