Category Procurement Specialist-Ultra Fresh

Posted: 08-08-2019
Location: Yangon
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

To manage sourcing activities, in which include finding the freshest produce in the market, as well as establish a strong supplier base for the purchasing of
each product category for the company

Responsibilities include:

▪Manage the supplier's portfolio of his / her sub-Category
▪Research on customer insights, perform market and competitor analysis, to identify demands and requirements from local market
▪Provide accurate information(market, suppliers, trend…)
▪Establish and manage a good relationship with suppliers and with internal cross-functional team
▪Conduct analysis on demand and supply for purchasing and develop buying plan for each product category
▪Coordinate the assortment demand within Metro network
▪Participate in the terms and condition negotiation with the supplier
▪Manage the daily business of his / her subcategory
▪Manage all information flows (suppliers, QA, Logistics, ) of his / her subcategory
▪Be the 2nd most responsible and point of contact for the category after category manager
▪Identify and respond appropriately to various problems, and ensure that issues are resolved
▪Collaborate with other functions/teams to facilitate analysis and identify process improvement/cost reduction opportunities
▪Support in forecasting trends and developing road-map for further expansion of company/ work function
▪Be accountable for other certain works as assigned from immediate superior level

Job Requirement

* Bachelor Degree
* Minimum 5-years relevant experience
* Must be able to manage and maintain product database using the system
* Good understanding of customer and market dynamics and requirements
* Good communication skills (relation with suppliers, customers, internal stakeholder)
* Target and result oriented
* Ability to work in rapidly expanding business


  • Attractive Bonus Scheme
  • Ferry provided
  • Handset allowance & air-time / data
  • great working environment
  • company aims to provide high quality product and promote food safety
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