IMI1160 - Local Content Specialist

Job Family: Procurement and Supply Chain Management
Location: Ras Al Khair, Saudi Arabia
Business Line: Procurement & Supply Chain
Department: Strategic Sourcing
Closing Date: 31-Dec-2023
Your future role
IMI is looking for a professional To lead the efforts aimed at achieving IMI localization mandate, establishing the local maritime ecosystem, maintaining and developing long-term relationships with suppliers. This role acts as the technical and commercial interface between suppliers and IMI.
Your responsibilities
  • Develop, implement and update IMI’s localization strategies, policies and procedures.
  • Develop IMI’s suppliers attraction incentive package to attract reputed foreign suppliers to establish their manufacturing facilities in Saudi Arabia.
  • Work with potential suppliers to develop and approve their localization plans and to monitor the implementation of suppliers approve localization plans to ensure the localization targets are achieved.
  • Cooperate with other local localization program association to avoid overlapping while attracting suppliers.
  • Assist suppliers in identifying local sources of raw materials as required.


Who we are looking for
  • Bachelor University Degree in related Engineering Disciplines or Business Management.
  • 3 to 9 relevant years of experience.
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills.
  • Negotiation Skills.
  • Presentation Skills.
  • Analytical, quantitative and Problem-Solving Skills.
  • Fluent in both English and Arabic. 


About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV
2. CV