Senior Supply Chain Manager/ Head of Supply Chain

Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group Malaysia's is looking for an experienced Senior Supply Chain Manager to develop and implement Supply Chain business strategy for our client within the food manufacturing industry. The scope includes acquiring resources within budget and the enterprise, deliver products and services according to planned and unplanned requirements. Keep costs down by directing or coordinate purchasing, shipping, logistic and financial forecasting services or activities to limit costs and improve accuracy, customer service, direct the movement, storage, or effectively manage dynamic inventory levels.

This position is based in Selangor, Malaysia.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Implement supply chains that support business strategies, by adapted to changing market conditions, new business opportunities and cost-effective strategies.
  • Maintain & manage Internal & External Customer / Supplier Relationships.
  • Responsible for logistic facilities and procurement need.
  • Train the relevant staff on SCM policies and procedures and ensure adherence to SCM processes.
  • Communicate with internal customers & external suppliers in respect of different procurements needs.
  • Monitor supplier performance to assess ability to meet quality and delivery requirements.
  • Monitor and manage the purchasing cycles including procurement processes.
  • Maintain industry best practices, identify goods and services for contract purposes.
  • Perform price negotiations.
  • Monitor the tendering evaluation process to ensure adherence to regulations and applicable legislation.
  • Implement a contract monitoring plan & tendering process.
  • Ensure competitive quotes are obtained.
  • Monthly monitoring on all SCM activities.
  • Manage employees as appropriate within the procurement team to optimize business performance and the underwriting service to customers.
  • Track and monitor performance in accordance with policies and procedures and performance.
  • Continuously provide feedback and coaching the staff.
  • To undertake any and all other duties and responsibilities as instructed by the management.

Job Requirement:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management or it related field.
  • Well versed with Supply Chain Management practices.
  • Excellent analytical and self-motivated.
  • > 7 years' experience in Supply Chain Management (SCM) of which at least 3 years should be in management of SCM environment and leading the team.
  • Global awareness, good business ethics, and an understanding of legal contracts.