MCIPS Procurement Manager Vacancy

We are recruiting for an MCIPS Chartered Procurement Manager – Indirect. The vacancy is with a leading British Consultancy for their offices in Riyadh Saudi Arabia. Our client are an engineering/ construction consultancy engaged on a number of Defence Construction projects. Also considered one of the premier consultancies in the Middle East.
No previous Middle East experience is required for this role, although some experience of Procurement for international entities is desirable.
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Job Description of the MCIPS Procurement Manager

  • To carry out assigned duties efficiently and in accordance with processes and procedure.
  • The ability to work with commercial/procurement/contractual strategies.
  • A clear understanding of operating processes for the selection, appointment, and management of construction and engineering contractors
  • In addition, the ability to provide advice on procurement strategy
  • Assembling and seeking agreement to long and short tender lists as well as preparing and issuing tender documents
  • Running a competitive tender process including managing queries from tendering contractors
  • Preparation of Contract Recommendation Reports also the preparation of contract documents
  • In addition, FIDIC Suite Contracts knowledge is desirable

Requirements for the Procurement Manager Jobs

  • MCIPS is essential for this role. We can only accept candidates who currently hold this status. Member of the Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or Member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)
  • In addition to chartered status, A Degree Qualification ( BSc ) in a relevant subject
  • Extensive experience as a Procurement Manager, no less than 7 years post degree
  • Experience with an Engineering/ Construction or Defence Construction organisation
  • The ideal candidate will ensure a positive proactive approach to the role, committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results

Salary & Benefits for the MCIPS Procurement Manager

Salaries for Saudi Arabia are Tax Free
  • Basic Salary 30-35,000SAR per month, which includes transport allowance
  • In addition, All Visa costs are covered by our client, who will also assist with the visa process, medical cover is also provided on top
  • This is classed as a permanent employed role, on a 1 or 2 year renewable contract.
  • This client provides accommodation on top of the package, rather than an accommodation allowance.

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