Purchasing Manager – Quick Service Restaurant

  • Location:
  • Salary:
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Supply Chain Management
  • Deadline:
    February 28, 2018

Report to: Supply Chain Director

  • Assesses the industry and the product type, including demand from consumers, competitor review, supplier capabilities, capacities & competencies, in relation to company future demand for that product type.
  • Identifies key competencies that need to developed for, or added to, the product supplier base.
  • Works directly with suppliers to ensure the necessary supplier infrastructure is in place to execute the product plan.
  • Responsible for selecting and approval of local and overseas suppliers who will satisfy the company quality standards.
  • Evaluates, analyses and negotiates with suppliers to achieve most competitive prices for bakery, dairy, meat and other food items.
  • Responsible for the operation of the Distribution Centre (DC) to provide lowest cost, best quality and consistently high level service to all restaurants.
  • Utilizes logistic and packaging expertise to purchase the most cost effective food and packaging items within the company system of approved suppliers.
  • Provides direction and is responsible for implementing quality program with distribution center (DC) and suppliers.
  • Co-ordinates with Purchasing Group on sourcing and approval of new local or regional suppliers.
  • Demonstrates a genuine understanding and need for internal and external parties to comply with the highest  standards and is passionate about reinforcing them at every opportunity


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in any related field.
  • Experience in procurement with related services category sourcing.
  • Strong influencing, negotiation and relationship management skills

Good command of spoken and written English