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Senior Indirect Procurement Specialist

Shift EV

Shift EV

Giza Governorate, Egypt · Giza Governorate, Egypt
Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2023


Shift EV is a fast-growing electric vehicle technology company, based in Cairo, Egypt. Our vision is to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles in Egypt and the region by developing state-of-the-art electric drivetrain solutions. You will work with world-class technology veterans from MIT, Intel, and General Motors to build a venture with transformative potential.


As a Senior indirect procurement specialist , you will join the Supply chain team on Ensuring that the indirect Requirements will be fulfilled and sourcing activities for the new indirect items will be done smoothly, you will:

  • Conducting a market survey periodically to get the best prices and evaluate the performance of suppliers.

  • Updating & Maintaining a list of approved suppliers and nominating new suppliers.

  • Negotiate with suppliers to get the best price and best quality.

  • Receiving purchase Requisitions from different departments.

  • Prepares a quotation and quotes from suppliers to decide on the best

  • Execution of delivery orders until the delivery is complete.

  • Properly record and save suppliers and purchase order data and orders on the system

  • Ensure that purchase orders are provided in the right place, in the required quantity, in the right quality, and on time.

  • Prepare and approve procurement orders from the direct manager.

  • Compare between the Bids and Choose with the Requested Department the best offer


  • Experience in Purchasing indirect items ( CAPEX,OPEX,IT,Administrative…etc)

  • Excellent Negotiation Skills and Sourcing Strategies.

  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to multitask and prioritise work.

  • Strong organisational and planning skills.

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and good writing skills, with the ability to adapt to various situations and audiences as needed.

  • Experience using EPR Systems ( SAP Is Preferred )

  • Knowing the Procurement Cycle.


  • Have more than 2 years experience in indirect procurement.

  • Bachelor's Degree for Business Administration , Supply chain management or Logistics

  • Take ownership and have a strong sense of integrity in your work.

  • Love to change the status quo and work well in high-pressure situations.

  • Be strategic and proactive.

  • Be self-aware, flexible, and open-minded.

  • Combine a mix of analytical thinking, hands-on problem-solving, and a customer-service mindset.


  • An impact-driven mission, and a world-class team to work with

  • A startup where your contributions really count, and an abundance of growth opportunities

  • Stock options, we want you to be invested in the success of the company

  • Leadership that aspires to build a meritocratic environment that promotes diversity and offers equal opportunity.

  • Ensure customer fleet readiness for EV operations, including charging, operations planning and driver training.

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