Logistics and Purchasing Officer - Food Manufacturing

Bangkok / 30k - 50k

Our client is a European food flavoring and ingredients manufacturer that sells technically based applications to the world’s food manufacturing sector. In Thailand our client operates a manufacturing entity and a commercial / logistics office, and are currently looking for an experienced Supply Chain professional to join their global organization for the following opportunity:

The sought-after candidate will report to the Thai Operations Manager and take responsibility for assisting in the logistics and purchasing of our client’s supply chain operations in Thailand. This will involve the following key tasks:

  • Responsible for creating an efficient and effective supply plan
  • Meet requirements of regulatory compliances by ensuring license, the permit is granted for throughout of importation and exportation, complying to all policies and procedures.
  • Align with BU on stocking policy, sourcing changes, Business Rules (Lead-time, minimum order quantity) and execute them accordingly.
  • Handle the ocean/air freight forwarding, local distribution, and customs clearance.
  • Warehouse management duties include maintaining inventory, ordering shipping materials, operating necessary equipment and managing warehouse personnel.
  • Implement proper control and monitoring procedures for the procurement and contracting processes and competitiveness of IOM bids analysis, and bidding and tendering processes.
  • Provide recommendations on pricing, sourcing, and specifications relating material, goods and services.
  • Monitor vendor performance by reviewing scorecards against KPIs
  • Provide overall supervision and coordination of staff and activities in procurement and logistics.
  • Ensure that all necessary documents are collected and submitted.

Qualifications:

  • Qualified to a degree level in Business Management or logistic related subject
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Logistics, Supply Chain and/or purchasing. Having experience in the food industry is a plus.
  • Proficient in the handling of ERP such as SAP is preferred.
  • Good and superior verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrates service-oriented attitude under all situations.
  • Demonstrates maturity in dealing with conflict etc.; superior communication skills including listening verbal and written
  • Good at negotiating, networking and dealing with numbers
  • Teamwork – Actively contributes to an effective, collegial, and agreeable team

This multinational food organization is renowned for truly valuing its employees. You will be rewarded with a generous pay package including laptop provision and international training/career opportunities.

Salary: Up to 40k/month

Location: Samut Prakarn

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