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Procurement Manager - Lusaka - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #11901
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Manufacturing & Production
Job Role Procurement Manager - Lusaka
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Mornings Only
Monthly Salary ZMW47,000 Gross Per Month

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian national

Job Description

  • Job Status: Job Offer Made

Our client, a very well established company in the Manufacturing and Production industry is looking for a Procurement Manager to join their team in Lusaka. <br<

Duties and responsibilities include but are not subject to:
To meet operational requirements and production targets by assist with the design and implementation of operation solutions with the production team.
Sourcing, Ordering and Purchasing – Procurement of ingredients, commodities and non-productive products, the maintenance of various software systems and vendor information, process all orders and manage the procurement of stock in line with levels of authority.
Ensure that all internal procedures are in place.
Dry store management – to ensure the effective day –to-day running of the Dry Stores Department in terms of effective internal control procedures are in place.
Minimum stock quantities are held.
Completion of monthly reports.
Supplier relations – to build and maintain a good rapport with external clients.
Communicate as per supplier requirements.
Pro-active approach to cost saving opportunities.
Ensure that raw materials are on time and correct first time.
Manage quality claims from Plant to supplier.
Reporting to the managers on a daily/weekly basis on all expenses, planning and progress made in respect of orders.
Health and Safety
General Stores Management (Stock taking, cycle counting, sorting of variances)

Key Skills
Excellent analytical skills
Accuracy and Attention to Detail
Good problem solving skills
Ability to work independently and under pressure
Strong administration skills in terms of receiving and dispatching in stores
Good communication skills
Computer literacy is essential
Quantitative / Numerical Skills

  • Job Role: Procurement Manager - Lusaka
  • Industry: Procurement
  • Salary: ZMW47,000 Gross Per Month

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Grade 12 certificate
Degree in Procurement, Stock Management/Logistics/Purchasing & Supply
Experience in BPCS knowledge of accounting principles will be advantageous

Additional Requirements

Purchasing and Supply

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