Head of Purchasing - Crude Palm Oil (CPO)

Jakarta Permanent
  • CPO sourcing background
  • Managing huge amount of budget

About Our Client

Our client is a growing consumer goods company. A well respected player boasting a strong track record historically, they are a premium brand in the industry. Consequently, they are looking to bring on board a strong Head of Purchasing - Crude Palm Oil (CPO) who can assist the business at a time of rapid growth and make a key contribution to the business.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the overall CPO purchasing processes, such as planning, budgeting, scheduling, etc.
  • In charge of monitoring the whole processes to ensure they align with the Company's policies and business needs.
  • Ensure that processes are in place to deliver purchasing objectives/deliverables of right quality, quantity time, source and price.
  • Leading the team and develop the members with necessary skills and knowledge.
  • Manage huge budget, create financial report and develop cost models.
  • Qualification and selection of vendors.
  • Work closely with vendors/suppliers.
  • Support to improve the business in terms of cost effectiveness.
  • Improve and practice inventory management/control systems to facilitate optimum use of stocks, warehouse space and investments to minimize stock write-offs/wastes.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Industrial) or equivalent.
  • 15+ years of professional working experiences in the CPO sourcing field.
  • Strong leadership skills, good communication, analytical skills and people development ability.
  • Proven knowledge in developing, executing, and reviewing crisis management plans.
  • Willing to travel to remote area for site visit.
  • Mandarin language skills will be a plus.

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to work with a growing and transforming consumer goods company with a wonderful history, culture, and reputation.
  • Attractive remuneration package.
Katharina Marsela
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Phone number
+62 21 2958 8877

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Consultant name
Katharina Marsela
Consultant contact
+62 21 2958 8877
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