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Senior Associate - Supply Chain Growth Job in United Arab Emirates
Kitopi , United Arab Emirates

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Experience
1 Year
Salary
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
No
Career Level
Telecommute
No
Qualification
As mentioned in job details
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Feb 19, 2021
Last Date
May 19, 2021
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Job Description

Kitopi is the world’s leading managed cloud kitchen platform - we partner with restaurants and food concepts to help them expand beyond borders in 14 days. Founded in 2018, our mission is to satisfy the world’s appetite and we currently work with over 150 brands to make this mission a reality.
 
Kitopi (pronounced: Kee-Toh-Pee) stands for Kitchen Utopia. We serve as enablers to our brand partners in the food market by providing services centered around (but not limited to) sourcing, preparing, producing, and packaging - working closely with our delivery partners to help deliver exceptional food, on our customer’s terms. We are able to achieve this with our in-built, pioneering cloud kitchen technology - a first of its kind innovation, which we hope will help revolutionize and enhance the food tech industry globally. 

Our services have also expanded beyond the kitchen to include groceries - Shop Kitopi, subscription-based meal plans, and a first of its kind on-demand food court concept Mix ‘N’ Match. Kitopi currently operates more than 50 kitchens across the UAE, KSA, and Kuwait, thanks to more than 1000 amazing Kitopians.
 
And we can’t wait for you to join us.


On a mission to continue disrupting, we are in immediate demand for an entrepreneurial focused, dynamic, and energetic Senior Associate Supply Chain Growth to be based in the UAE. As the Senior Associate, you are responsible for the onboarding of brands onto the Kitopi platform by managing the Kitopi assortment of Direct & Indirect materials whilst ensuring that the Supply Chain needs of Kitopi are met in a timely and cost-effective manner, participate in overall brand onboardings, run Supply Chain projects and manage cost reductions across the product ranges. You will be responsible for developing relationships with brands & vendors, offer suggestions for and execute operational efficiencies across the brand portfolio.

What You'll Do

  • Attend Brand visits & accurate food cost SWOTs.
  • Sell-in & embed the Kitopi Catalogue for best practise procurement set up.
  • Provide snap-shot cost projections of food cost & waste.
  • Partner with Brands to set SC/commercial alignment.
  • Complete effective costing analysis of RMs and Recipes.
  • Deliver ERP ready set up templates.
  • Act as the cross-functional liaison officer in Kitopi.
  • Set and oversee effective Training processes.
  • Assist with and execute SLA’s for brand GO LIVE.

Who We Look For

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Supply Chain.
  • 5+ years of experience in supply chain or stock management within the F&B, FMCG, or hospitality industry.
  • Proven track record in account management, sourcing & vendor management with food distributors and international suppliers.
  • Strong analytical and Excel skills required.
  • Extensive experience in developing business specific contracts and agreements.
  • Familiarity with purchasing fundamentals and ERP systems.
  • Energetic and motivational management style focused on personal influence.
  • Experience working directly with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to manage expectations against rapid growth deadlines. 

So, what does it really mean to work at Kitopi?

We are constantly striving to make Kitopi the best place to work, in the world. We want to empower you to be the best version of yourself every single day - we wouldn’t have it any other way. Our Kitopi values act as our guiding principles to help ensure that everyone feels safe, included and that they belong. 

While we currently operate in 3 countries, we are over 69 different nationalities of talented Kitopians. We celebrate our rich diverse backgrounds, lifestyles, and cultures and have a 0 tolerance policy against racism, bigotry, and hate. 

Along with offices in all the markets we operate in, we also believe in a work from anywhere policy - you get to choose the environment you operate in because we believe that will help you deliver work you’re proud of. 

Tech-enabled and customer-obsessed, at Kitopi, we are a team of passionate humans who are on a mission together to satisfy the world’s appetite.

Job Specification

Kitopi

Information Technology and Services - Dubai, United Arab Emirates