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Specialist, Sourcing 
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At Atlantis, we exist to bring the extraordinary to every holiday and experience through connection, empowerment, precision, care and warmth. Inspired by the majesty and mystery of the ocean, Atlantis resorts are unique destinations full of life, wonder and surprise, where we seek to exceed our guests’ expectations at every possible turn. 


Nestled between the calm turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf and the majestic Dubai skyline, Atlantis, The Palm is the crown of the world-famous Palm island in Dubai. With a sense of exhilaration and discovery, we create unforgettable memories by providing guests the opportunity to discover an extraordinary world filled with thrilling adventures. Whether we are designing a couple’s retreat or serving the extraordinary in one of our award-winning celebrity chef restaurants, we approach everything with imagination to spark a sense of courage, inspiration and innovation. This is not simply our job, it’s our passion.

 

About The Role
Are you a versatile person who can cope with the ever-expanding sourcing & procurement industry? Do you have the skillset to know the latest sourcing trends and requirements? Are you confident, creative, and comfortable communicating at all levels and enjoy a fast-paced working environment? Are you ready to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously? If you believe that you possess these skills, then the Atlantis Dubai team would like to partner with you!
As a Specialist, Sourcing, you will assist the Manager, Sourcing in planning, organizing and managing the company’s business goals and objectives in order to deliver efficient, professional service to all stakeholders. To do this will require innovation, a complete understanding of Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), process driven with a good financial and logical approach to the procurement function.
This position has the responsibility to perform the strategic sourcing activities of goods and services following policies & procedures and applicable local, state and federal regulations. Duties include planning, scheduling, initiating, monitoring and quality assurance of all procurement and contract activities. Work requires independent and professional judgment and is performed under the general direction of the Manager, Sourcing. The primary goal is to focus on using best business practice to improve efficiency, by reducing operating costs while increasing productivity. This role has supervisory & budgetary responsibility. 
 
About You
Ideally, we’d like you to have a relevant bachelor’s degree in n Business, Economics, or Supply Chain, International Business or Business Administration, or a related field. A minimum of 4+ years’ prior experience in successfully managing the sourcing function and capable of delivering results in a fast-paced environment. You will have to demonstrate multi-tasking skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. In addition to this, you will have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, and be able to interface effectively with all levels of management. In this role, you will have the natural ability to effectively influence through knowledge, relationship management, and trust. Having the ability to contribute and successfully deliver against a business strategy. Exceptional creative and analytical problem-solving skill set with a strong desire to constantly grow and evolve. Experience of working within a large-scale hotel or resort would be preferred.
Excellent Microsoft Office knowledge is required. You will have experience with word processing, spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, contract software, ERP, and e-Sourcing. Have prior experience working with suppliers and resources within the UAE market preferred. Besides, you will have experience in negotiation, analysis, a good understanding of terms and conditions, and the ability to manage multiple projects.
Atlantis Dubai offers an unbeatable opportunity to grow and develop in your career right in the mix of a continuously developing city and a diverse range of cultures.

 

 

Atlantis Dubai is an iconic entertainment destination comprised of two world-class resorts; Atlantis, The Palm and Atlantis, The Royal; offering an unbeatable opportunity for you to grow and develop in your career. Join a team that is adventurous, creative, warm-hearted and extroverted. We believe in making our guests happy beyond anything they have ever imagined. We wow them at every turn and create memories that will last a lifetime. You will be at the heart of this vision, to constantly innovate to deliver Amazing Experiences and Everlasting Memories.