VACANCY: Procurement Manager

Vacancy Summary

  • Sector: Construction
  • Field of Expertise: Purchasing / Quality
  • Work Experience: 3-5 years
  • Preferred Candidates: Both international and national jobseekers invited to apply
  • Posted on: Sep 03, 2021
  • Vacancy closing date: Oct 18, 2021

Job Description

For our client in Malawi, we are seeking a Procurement Manager, with the following experience:

• Efficiently identifying and developing potential vendors locally for the right sourcing, achieving cost effective purchases of materials
• Implementing systems for enhancing operational efficiency so as to establish a fail-proof system
• Developing and implementing strategies for procuring, storing, and distributing goods
• Develop key relationships with business stakeholders and strategic supply partners to improve business
• Communicating with Store Manager to discuss strengths, opportunities and trends
• Identifying training needs & providing ongoing training opportunities to the team along with the Store Manager
• Provide periodic reporting for management on purchasing, controls and processes.

Requirements:
• Bcom in Business Administration, Finance, Supply chain management or similar
• Experience in implementation, operation and maintaining online procurement and stock management systems
• Solid knowledge of data analysis, inventory management software, and forecasting techniques
• 5-7 years’ experience in a similar role
• Strong communication skills – Excellent command of the English language
• Leadership comes natural to you