Procurement & Supply Chain Lead

Company: Full Time Snoonu
  • Location: Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted: October 17, 2023
  • Salary: Negotiable

About the job

A little bit about us!

At Snoonu, we hold the belief that technology has the power to make anything possible.

Our Vision: to be the first Qatari Super App that propels the region and its community through innovation and technology. We envision a global expansion where what we do surpasses norms and limitations every time.

Our Mission: To radically transform how people live by leveraging technology to connect them with endless possibilities.

Values We Live By

  • Be Customer Obsessed – “Focus on the customer and all else will follow.”
  • Act with Integrity – “We are honest, ethical, and trustworthy in everything we do.”
  • Be Curious and Creative – “We constantly innovate and create solutions to bring a lasting positive impact.”
  • Lead by Example and Take Ownership – “Be the change you want to see and take ownership.”
  • Hustle and Deliver Results – “You can do more by doing less, better, and faster.”
  • It’s all about people – “Be a Team player, together we are stronger.”

The Main Purpose Of Your Role Is To

We are seeking a skilled and proactive Procurement/Supply Chain Lead to join our team and oversee all procurement and supply chain activities for a fast food chain franchise in Qatar. The Procurement/Supply Chain Lead will play a critical role in ensuring efficient sourcing, purchasing, and delivery of goods while maintaining quality, cost-effectiveness, and adherence to brand standards.


  • Develop and implement procurement strategies, policies, and procedures to support the franchise’s operational requirements while aligning with the brand’s guidelines.
  • Source, select, and onboard suppliers, negotiating favorable terms, pricing, and contractual agreements to optimize cost and quality.
  • Collaborate with the brand’s headquarters and franchise management to align on procurement objectives, supplier selection, and product specifications.
  • Conduct market research to identify potential suppliers, evaluate their capabilities, and assess market trends to ensure competitive advantage.
  • Manage end-to-end procurement processes, including purchase requisitions, supplier evaluation, negotiation, purchase orders, and delivery tracking.
  • Monitor and forecast inventory levels, ensuring adequate stock availability while minimizing excess and obsolete inventory.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, such as Operations, Finance, and Quality Assurance, to align procurement activities and resolve any supply-related issues.
  • Implement and maintain a supplier performance evaluation system, regularly reviewing supplier performance, quality, and service levels.
  • Ensure compliance with local regulations, including product quality standards, import/export requirements, and documentation.
  • Optimize logistics and distribution processes, coordinating with transportation providers to ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of goods.
  • Analyze procurement data, identify cost-saving opportunities, and implement initiatives to improve overall procurement efficiency.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, fostering strategic partnerships and conducting periodic supplier performance reviews.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and innovations, recommending process improvements and implementing best practices in procurement and supply chain management.


  • Proven experience in procurement and supply chain management, preferably in the food or hospitality industry.
  • Strong knowledge of procurement processes, sourcing strategies, and supply chain principles.
  • Familiarity with local regulations and import/export procedures related to food and beverage products in Qatar.
  • Excellent negotiation and contract management skills to secure favorable terms with suppliers.
  • Analytical mindset, with the ability to analyze data, identify trends, and make data-driven decisions.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking abilities to manage multiple procurement projects and deadlines simultaneously.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with internal stakeholders and external suppliers.
  • Proficiency in using procurement software, inventory management systems, and MS Office applications.
  • Detail-oriented approach, ensuring accuracy in documentation, product specifications, and supplier performance evaluation.
  • Certification in procurement or supply chain management is a plus.
  • Fluent in English & Arabic.

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