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[Expired] Purchasing & Planning Executive

F & N Foods
Posted On :24 Sep 2013


Job Summary

  • Salary:   Undisclosed
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Min. Education Level: Degree
  • Field of Study: Business
  • Years of Experience: 5
  • Skills: Purchasing, Communications skills

Job Descriptions


  • Assist managment in identifying cost saving and optimisation opportunities. Develop and implement sourcing and negotiation strategies for key areas to achieve short and long term saving targets.
  • Support the development and implementation of purchasing and contract management instructions, policies and procedures ad ensuring all purchase are approved within mandated guidelines.
  • Provide coaching and initiating improvement initiatives with a team of purchasing officers and shipping employees.
  • Assist in price and contract negotiations, with a view to monitor the cost of procurement and budget for the department to achieve cost and budget efficiencies.
  • Able to communicate and work with muti-functional team effectively to ensure smooth execution of duties and timely resolution of issues.
  • To maintain metrics for purchasing process improvement, supplier management and reporting.
  • To identify qualified potential new vendors or suppliers to secure more cost effective sources.


  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree in Purchasing or Material Management.
  • At least 5 year(s) of working experience in purchasing in FMCG. 
  • Experience in planning and basic knowledge of food ingredients markets and management of contract packers.

About This Company

  • F & N Foods
    Food & Beverage