Procurement and Shipping Manager

Malta  |  €36,000 - €44,000 

Our client, a leading food manufacturing company, are looking for a Procurement and Shipping Manager.  Reporting to the Group CFO, you will be responsible to:


  • Manage the sourcing of products and services 
  • Create a buying strategy that considers the company’s budget
  • Find supply partners that strike balance between quality and cost
  • Lead the implementation of the strategy for procurement products and services
  • Analyse market trends and update procurement strategies based on changing market conditions including shipping costs
  • Manage stocks for the units assigned, ensuring best practice in maintaining adequate stock levels
  • Correspond with suppliers, negotiate prices, delivery, and special conditions
  • Follow market pricing to ensure procurement is carried out at the most competitive terms
  • Liaising and co-ordinate efforts with fellow colleagues to develop business through sourcing of products.
  • Developing a sustainable growth strategy through product differentiation

Remuneration package will depend on the candidate's experience.

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • Strong knowledge of supply chain and purchasing processes
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Solid analytical skills
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple high-priority projects

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Purchasing or Supply Chain management will be preferred
  • Experience in manufacturing industry related in procurement and shipping

Job Reference: OG891

  • Primary job focus
    Supply Chain & Warehousing
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Middle Management
  • Employer industry
    Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Manufacturing
  • Languages
    English, Maltese

Supply Chain, Transport & Warehousing Jobs in Malta involve logistics and transportation of products. Jobs in supply chain, transport & warehousing include logistics, procurement, warehousing, supply planning, air, land and sea freight, route operation, drivers and courier roles.

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