Charterhouse is working with a multinational leader of dried fruits, nuts and spices in the Middle East. Our client is looking to hire a Quality Assurance, Research & Development Manager from a food and beverage background.
About the role
Your responsibilities will be to lead the day-to-day purchases of respective category and efficient control of stocks management and to work hand to hand with production, sales and logistics department. Also with a strong, solid background in purchasing and supply chain management, will take a proactive approach in reviewing current systems and procedures, making recommendations and implementing changes. You will need excellent working experience in Microsoft packages along with strong analytical and statistical knowledge. You will be required to be organised and proactive with excellent communication skills while having proven leadership skills within a large organisation. Maturity of judgment under pressure and ability to resolve problems without delay along with strategic thinking while being open to new ideas. A key requirement is good communication & negotiation skills. Expert in import / export operations & familiar with shipping documents, an in depth knowledge of ERP systems and in statistical analysis methods and cost accounting.
The successful candidate should have 5 years’ experience as a Purchasing and Procurement Manager. It would be an advantage to hold a Masters in food technology along with fluency in English and Hindi .You should also have product knowledge of nuts, dried fruits, spices, dates, and pulses.