Procurement Specialist – Saudi Arabia Jobs in Riyadh at Allium Talent

Title: Procurement Specialist – Saudi Arabia

Company: Allium Talent

Location: Riyadh

We are seeking Procurement Specialists to get involved in one of the most exciting projects in the Middle East

The Procurement Specialist is responsible for leading low and medium-complexity sourcing projects and supplier relationships, and working effectively along with multiple Customer Relationship Leads and more junior members of the Procurement team.

Essential Skills:

• Communication skills: Strong written and verbal communication. Able to communicate effectively with junior and senior stakeholders

• Accountability: Strong sense of accountability and ability to determine actions, risks and results to get the job done

• Innovation: Strong ability to create from concept and an ability to look for opportunities to apply new and evolving ideas, methods and approaches

• Analytical Skills: Strong problem-solving skills and techniques. Able to understand and carry out spend analysis and draw out conclusions and fact-based decision making

• Organisational Understanding: The ability to translate strategic initiatives into practical solutions and a strong understanding of the impact of market drivers

• Planning Skills: Strong ability to plan deliverables, milestone and sign-off points. Strong ability to schedule and monitor activities to achieve organisational goals

• Technical Knowledge: Knowledge of Procurement processes: Category Planning, Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Relationship Management and how to apply them in a greenfield Context

• IT Skills: Ability to use SAP SRM applications and Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

• Strong influencing skills.


• Bachelor’s / Master’s Degree in Procurement, Engineering, Business, Finance, or related subject

• 7-10 years’ experience in end-to-end Procurement of which a minimum of 2 year applicable experience in managing/leading multiple concurrent sourcing projects

• Fluency in English and ideally Arabic.

Desirable skills:

• Procurement Qualification (e.g. CIPS)

• Project Management Qualification

• SAP Ariba experience

These roles will be paying a generous monthly package including accommodation and flight allowance, and will be based either onsite in the remote Tabuk region, or in Riyadh.

Show more

Show less

Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 80 MB.

About Allium Talent