Application of appropriate Category Management tools to deliver value for money to ABWF Asia & ABWF on specific categories of Bought In spend
Management of key supplier relationships
Food sourcing / Understanding of food manufacturing cost analysis
Delivery of year on year savings as company plan
Ensure compliance to company and legal standards of all purchasing transactions
Ensure technical compliance of all suppliers through working with ABWF Asia technical Team
Deliver clear documentation of Category Management process followed and tools used
Development of ABWF Asia into key source of competitive advantage – translating the East for the West
Clear alignment with Brand Strategy and understanding of Blue Dragon aims in particular NPD
Identifying new sources of product
Understanding of industries supplying ABWF products
Eyes and ears of Procurement in Far East
Advice of pricing data.
Bachelor’s Degree in administration or in related field.
Work experience in buyer for at least 3 - 5 years.
Fast learner with good attitude.
Ability to handle and manage multi – task job in limited timeframe.
Ability to work under pressure.
Experience in food business is preferred.
Experience in sourcing business is an advantage.
Ability to travel alone whether aboard / local.
Passion in food and willing to try new cuisine is an advantage.
Business English and Thai both spoken & written.
Provision of professional sourcing/buying to ABWF– achieves value for money and continuity of supply.
Supplier management in term of cost/price, cost structure analysis, supplied volume, product/ materials stock, industrial performance and new product development.
Able to analyse manufacturing cost
3rd party Manufacturing management in term of production & process management, margin./depreciation control, loss & waste control.
Lead cost saving plan for own category
Keep maintaining positive price variance
Lead NPD projects in Far East
Application of ABF Category Management process ensuring capture of business requirements, engagement of stakeholders and successful implementation.
Provision of advice for non-purchasing personnel.
Able to drive and have own transportation is an advantage.
Able to do basic cooking is an advantage.
the recruitment agency
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