Founded in 2018, MaxAB is a rapidly growing food and grocery B2B e-commerce and distribution platform that serves a network of traditional retailers (mom-and-pop stores) across the MENA region. Using proprietary technology, MaxAB offers a transformative pull-driven supply chain and a tech-product that empowers both traditional retailers and suppliers. MaxAB offers traditional retailers the simplicity of dealing with one supplier, transparent pricing, on-demand delivery, and a range of value-added and embedded finance solutions. Suppliers benefit from MaxAB’s end-to-end supply chain solutions and business intelligence tools that allow them to accurately predict, monitor, and control the impact of their strategies in real time.

Our MaxAB talents are dedicated to uphold the MaxAB culture and values all while continuing to grow and improve services for our clients. They are innovating new ways to help improve the quality of life of the Egyptian retailer and soon to other retailers globally.

If you are passionate about working hard to make an impact and innovate new solutions, MaxAB is looking for top talent.

Job Summary:

As a Raw Material Buyer, you will be responsible for sourcing the materials that go into the products produced by the Company. You will be working with suppliers to determine which raw materials will be used in production, negotiate prices and terms of purchase.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates all activities related to the procurement of raw materials from local sources, beginning with the intent to purchase through delivery.
  • Create a PO for the supplier and send notification to the concerned departments to inform them of the new order.
  • Follow up the purchase order process till you receive the goods in our warehouses.
  • Ensures that the product fulfils the company's quality requirements and is delivered on time, at the agreed-upon price.
  • Extracting the monthly receivable material reports.
  • Keeps track of performance indicators including cost, cost-effectiveness, and service level compliance.
  • Sourcing new suppliers to develop the approved suppliers list.
  • Develop cost-effective raw material sourcing techniques while maintaining product quality and safety criteria.
  • Coordinate with the planning department to ensure a smooth flow of raw materials.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant major
  • 2-4 years’ experience in the same position
  • FMCG Experience