Careem is the leading technology platform for the greater Middle East. A pioneer of the region’s ride-hailing economy, Careem is expanding services across its platform to include payments, delivery and mass transportation.
Careem’s mission is to simplify and improve the lives of people and build a lasting institution that inspires. Established in July 2012, Careem operates in more than 120 cities across 15 countries and has created more than one million job opportunities in the region.
Join us in building a world-class institution and experience the thrill of being part of a high-growth technology company, to improve people's lives.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Strategy, analysis and reporting : Support in executing the procurement strategy including spend analysis, industry benchmarks, and transformation objectives to deliver optimized purchasing and hard cost savings across functions and locations.
Create clear, detailed reports against benchmark KPIs to articulate spend at granular levels.
Sourcing and vendor management : Vendor sourcing, evaluation, competitive bidding and negotiation. Experience in vendor management system to drive continuous improvements.
Extensive procurement experience in office supplies, Marketing Campaigns and other general working alongside outsourced people provider
Cost saving and controls : Support and Drive adoption of tools and processes to increase turnaround times, eliminate non-compliant purchasing and reduce costs significantly while managing rapid growth
Technical skills / Experience
Demonstrated experience in building multi-functional procurement team in technology environment, driving clear savings with emphasis on analytics and reporting
3 to 4 years of experience in procurement from telco, retail, FMCG, tech industry or any relevant field.
Very good Communication and negotiations skills
Excellent knowledge in using Microsoft office i.e excel