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Purchasing Manager needed for Olympic Group

Support the budget preparation, forecast and strategic plan process within Olympic Purchasing for Olympic Group Egypt.
Olympic Group | 26.06.2012

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Job Description:
· Support the budget preparation, forecast and strategic plan process within Olympic Purchasing.
· Follow-up of indexes and impact regarding price developments (PPV), low cost country activities (LCC), engineering changes (OMV), payment terms and other important performance indicators coming from the several purchasing & controlling departments located in the factories;
· Create deviation analysis vs. budget and forecasts;
· Report regularly key figures with necessary accuracy and completeness; both versus Olympic and Europe;
· Support PMI Purchasing Project Manager and Purchasing Managers in Egypt with all necessary and relevant management information.
· Coordinate with the Europe Purchasing Controllers to agree and deploy common method use within the purchasing and in relation to factories.
·Special projects and tasks like coordination of hedging activities and risk management.

Competencies needed:
·Financial / economical or engineering education with some years experience in controlling / finance preferably in manufacturing, purchasing or shared services
·Structured, analytical and synthetical approach;
·Good knowledge of purchasing process and environment is a plus;
· Ability to deal with large number of data, combined with detailed analysis, creating easy to read and well structured management summaries;
· Well organized and stress resistant;
· Ability to create reasonable correlations between figures and activities;
· Ability to communicate effectively in an international environment and good team player;
· English language fluently;

Languages: Arabic, English

Education: Financial / economical or engineering education