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Procurement Manager - Lusaka, Zambia

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Job Details

Job ID: #9376
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type FMCG
Job Role Procurement Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian National
Degree Degree

Job Description

Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: Closed

Our client is looking for a Procurement Manager to join their team

Duties Includes:
Ensuring the overall responsibility for the centralized procurement function
Establishing and maintaining a local supplier data base for the control of the sourcing function
Advising on the best local and import Suppliers to be used in procurement of goods and services
Negotiating best or optimal prices from Suppliers
Ensuring general contract administration
Monitoring of all Purchase Requisitions, Purchase Orders and Receipts of Goods and Services in Business Planning and Control Systems
Be a custodian of the Company’s local and imported sourcing initiatives
Guarding the company against fraudulent practices relating to procurement
Providing budgeted prices for purchasing of raw materials, ingredients, packaging, non-stock items, spares and capital items
Planning and tendering for suppliers of goods and services
Spearheading and administering the clearing of Imported goods
Working closely with procurement at Global and Regional level to apply defined strategies.
Working with other departments to develop alternative suppliers.

Key Skills
Must possess negotiation skills at senior management level
Possession of operational skills relevant to the procurement function
Proficiency in Excel required
Good Communications Skills
Experience in working with an ERP System
Quality results oriented
Teamwork and cooperation
Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure

  • Job Role: Procurement Manager
  • Industry: Procurement
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Grade 12 Certificate
Degree in Procurement, Supply Chain Management
Post Graduate Diploma in Procurement or CIPS will be an added advantage
5 years minimum Purchasing Management or Supply Chain Management experience with general administration in procurement environment

Additional Requirements

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