Associate Sourcing Director

Job Title: Associate Sourcing Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Salary: THB200000 - THB280000 per month
Reference: JN -042020-449710
Contact Name: Sarun Chorruangsak
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 27, 2020 08:07

Job Description

Associate Sourcing Director

Salary: 200 - 280 KB per Month

The successful candidate needs to have experience in;

  • Thai nationality only
  • Sourcing agricultural products
  • Travel to visit farms in Thailand
  • Strong stakeholder management both internal and external party

Our Client:

Our partner is a global Food company. They operate for a specific number of time ensuring people in the world will have quality food to consume. Currently, they are looking for a very experienced sourcing people to lead their sourcing team in order to oversee all sourcing/procurement activities.

Key Responsibilities:

This role is responsible for ensuring sustainable supply of agricultural product and optimal cost-to-serve. In this role, you will:

  • Perform sourcing activities to ensure there is no shortage of supply for agricultural commodities with subjective optimal cost-to-serve
  • Manage relationship and work with Farmer, Broker, Manufacturing, Quality, and Technical team
  • Manage relationship with suppliers and develop supplier's performance
  • Supervise and coach sourcing and procurement team

Key Requirements:

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in sorucing activities for agricultural products. You will have a Bachelor degree level or higher, and it is highly desirable that you will have experience:

  • In category management, negotiation, and contract management
  • In managing and developing procurement team

Fluency in both written and spoken English is highly desirable

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.