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Mandarin speaking job-Procurement Manager-London-rj

  • £40-60k + commission + bonus + benefits
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 22415

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Your New Job Title: Mandarin speaking Procurement Manager

The Skills You'll Need: Mandarin to native level, with solid Procurement experience in IT sector

Your New Salary: £40-60k + commission + bonus + benefits

Job status: Permanent. Hybrid working with 1 day WFH.

To be successful in this role our client has said it is essential that candidates:

  • speak and write native level of Mandarin
  • speak and write fluent level of English
  • have procurement experience in IT sector
  • have solid experience in commercial negotiation

If that means this job isn’t a match for you please view our other vacancies for one that may be a better fit.

What You'll be Doing:

  • ICT vendor management, control spend and nurture local and international vendor relationships;
  • Screening client's request and run qualification;
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders, sales and solution team:
  • Identify appropriate vendor from supplier list and send price request:
  • Analyse and negotiate vendor proposal and validate the requirement from both technical and commercial terms and understand the risks. Negotiate best possible deals;
  • Understand vendor proposal terms;
  • Ensure on timely response;
  • Post procurement support;
  • Draft purchase order for internal and external process and
  • Supplier invoice management.

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Mandarin and English.
  • Solid procurement experience in IT sector.
  • Solid experience in commercial negotiation with internal and external stake holders, and good project management skill is an add on;
  • Knowledge of popular software licensing, hardware selection would be advantageous;
  • Responsible, excellent teamwork skills, hardworking, self-motived, good communication skills, attention to details and able to work under pressure;
  • Holder of Bachelor's degree or above, Telecommunication/Computing related subjects is preferred;
  • Candidates with less experience will be considered for junior position.

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