Thursday, 31 March 2016

Procurement Manager Job in a Telecoms Company

Adexen Recruitment Agency is mandated by one of its clients in the telecoms service industry to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Procurement Manager

Job reference n°: 1060
Location: Nigeria
Function: Supply chain

Job Description 
  • Contribute in the design, development, implementation and maintenance of procurement, purchasing, and distribution directives, rules and guidelines, in order to achieve the most cost-effective processes for the organization, leading to operational excellence.
  • Manage the follow up process with local suppliers to ensure smooth operation
  • Review procurement processes and find better ways of improving it
  • Resolve complex delivery, quality or other related problems with manufacturers and suppliers
  • Understand and require contractors to meet all applicable environmental and safety standards.
  • Plan, coordinate and actively participate in meetings with potential suppliers, contractors and user groups.
  • Lead price negotiations, terms and conditions resolution and quality requirements.
  • Stay abreast of and evaluate current market conditions and develop new sources of supply as necessary.
  • Manage and support the process of selecting suppliers of goods and services (bid solicitation, bid evaluation and award of contracts/P.O.S.) for all phases of projects.
  • Interface with relevant units as well as Contractors, inspectors, expeditors and freight forwarders to insure orders/contracts are placed and completed on schedule.
  • Monitor the contractor procurement function through project completion and turnover, long lead purchase orders/contracts including inspection services, expediting, freight forwarding, customs and clearance, taking action as required to ensure project/operational schedules are met.
  • Bachelors degree in relevant field required.
  • Excellent negotiation skills and communication skills
  • Must be analytical, organized and efficient
  • Must be self-motivated and able to complete tasks with minimal supervision
  • Minimum of 5-8 years' relevant procurement experience in the similar industry
  • Must have a thorough knowledge in procurement and good technical knowledge of materials
  • Experience with local regulators and good knowledge of the local markets
  • Must have good spectrum of purchases
  • Good ability to manage and negotiate with OEM suppliers

Method of ApplicationInterested and qualified candidates should:
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