Purchasing Manager

San Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines
PHP 100,000
Consumer Goods
Supply Chain

Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group is recruiting on behalf of one of the local FMCG distribution start up companies. 

The Purchasing Manager will manage the company’s day-to-day purchasing activities and ensure that all purchasing agents are meeting their personal performance standards. The successful candidate will create and implement processes in the company.

Job responsibilities:

  • Propose improvements to the current purchasing system that will improve vendor relationships and lower the cost of doing business
  • Collaborate with inventory control and sales to develop metrics for gauging inventory level needs and then maintaining those levels throughout the year
  • Take the lead in creating profitable ways to manage obsolete and slow-moving stock to help offset losses
  • Assist in developing more effective invoicing and collecting processes
  • Hire team members

Job requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or a related field
  • SAP software experience required
  • Minimum 5 years purchasing management experience
  • Proven history of developing and organizing purchasing operations from ground up
  • Excellent negotiation and people management skills
  • Must have experience/familiarization in trucking requirements, sourcing and negotiations
  • Must have experience in FMCG distribution
  • Must have experience in start up companies
  • Must be willing to be based in Quezon City
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