Sourcing Manager (Marketing)

Monroe Consulting Group Indonesia is recruiting on behalf of a notable Tech - Enabled Marketing and Advertising Company. Our respected client is seeking a qualified individual as Sourcing Manager to expand their business. The position will be based in Jakarta, Indonesia, but is open for remote working as well.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop sourcing plans for categories and manage their execution for premium, gifts-n-promos, and semi-permanent POS.
  • Identification, evaluation, qualification, accreditation, and contracting of supply chain in in local and regional markets of APAC.
  • Development of contractual terms that minimize the company's risk and negotiate opportunities to maximize profitability.
  • Effective and efficient negotiation for rate contracts
  • Provide expertise on QC testing and globally acceptable certifications.
  • Liaise with QA-QC testing agencies and 3rd parties.
  • Establishment of end-to-end process from client brief through to final delivery, including quality control and cross-border logistics.
  • Develop and implement strategic partnerships with key suppliers.
  • Manage relationships with internal clients.
  • Participate in the contract development process.

Skills, knowledge, experience and exposure

  • 10+ years' experience in sourcing, product development and production with trading and/or manufacturing companies
  • Experience in costing, quality, and logistic knowledge for worldwide market.
  • Having participated in price negotiation and cost engineering
  • Experience on building premium and promotional supply chain including factory visits across APAC region for site inspection and accreditation.
  • Understanding of insurance and warranties of various categories
  • Having worked with QA-QC companies with complete understanding of Lab testing, and global certifications
  • Good command of spoken and written English.