Company: Alghanim Industries
|Role Title: Purchase Engineer||Reporting to: Manager Purchasing|
|Business Unit: Kirby Building Systems Kuwait|
|Department / Section: Purchasing|
|A. ROLE & CONTEXT|
The purchase engineer at Kirby is responsible for the vendor selection and development of local and international suppliers; negotiation and execution of supply contracts.
|B. ROLE ACCOUNTABILITIES|
Ensure all procurement activities are carried out in accordance with the established company procedures.
Conduct technical review of requirements from Engineering/Operations.
Prepare RFQ (request for quotation) document and send it to Suppliers/Vendors. Evaluate the quotations received from Suppliers/Vendors to determine the best Supplier/Vendor meeting price, delivery, and quality requirements.
Conduct negotiation with Suppliers/Vendors for assigned products and services
Conduct Supplier/Vendor evaluation after a PO is complete.
Develop new sources to meet company’s evolving business needs
Prepare reports for the management as and when required
|C. EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS|
Minimum Experience & Essential Knowledge
2 years’ experience in the field of purchasing (Preferable). Good fresh graduates would also be considered
Minimum Entry Qualifications
Bachelors in Engineering is a must with Major in either Civil/Structural/Mechanical or Industrial
|D. KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS|
|E. KEY RELATIONSHIPS & DECISION MAKING|
Senior Manager Planning & Purchasing
Decision making authority
Business impact of role
Technical & non technical
In-depth knowledge of procurement methods and procedures
Very good analytical skills
Very good Excel or spread sheet capability
Knowledge of ERP systems (preferably SAP)
|G. ORGANISATION CHART|