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Procurement Manager Job at CloudFactory - Career Opportunity in Kenya
CloudFactory 5 Days Ago
Overview
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Management
Posted: 14-02-2020
Deadline of this Job:  27 February 2020
Duty Station: Nairobi
Requirements
Job Status
Start Publishing: 14-02-2020
No of Jobs: 1
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 14-02-2065
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Job Description

Vacancy title:
Procurement Manager

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Information Technology , Category: Management ]

 

Jobs at:

CloudFactory

Deadline of this Job:
27 February 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Friday, February 14, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed


JOB DETAILS:
CloudFactory is changing the way the world works by providing an on-demand, digital workforce for scaling critical business processes in the cloud. We’re also on a mission to create meaningful work for as many people as possible. As a Procurement Manager you will manage the company's supply of products and services. Your responsibilities will include coming up with strategies to find cost-effective deals and suppliers. Your key duty will be to derive the efficiencies in the cost structure, so that the company can invest in growth and people.
Benefits
• Great Mission and Culture.
• Meaningful Work.
• Growth Opportunities.
• Market Competitive Salary.
• Health and Medical Benefits.
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Responsibilities
As a Procurement manager you will also:
• Devise and use fruitful sourcing strategies
• Discover profitable suppliers and initiate business and organization partnerships
• Negotiate with external vendors to secure advantageous terms
• Approve the ordering of necessary goods and services
• Finalize purchase details of orders and deliveries
• Examine and test existing contracts
• Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
• Collaborate with key persons to ensure clarity of the specifications and expectations of the company
• Foresee alterations in the comparative negotiating ability of suppliers and clients
• Expect unfavorable events through analysis of data and prepare control strategies
• Perform risk management for supply contracts and agreements
• Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs
• Issue invitations to Bid, Requests for Proposal, Requests for Quotation and contracts
• Issue purchase orders, develops term contracts, and acquires supplies and services
• Find and agree to terms, and acquiring goods, services, or works from an external source
• Be in charge of inventory management, asset maintenance, asset disposal, vendor & contract management


Job Skills: Not Specified


Requirements
• Proven working experience as a procurement manager, procurement officer or head of procurement
• Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques as well as a dexterity in "reading" the market
• Talent in negotiations and networking
• Good knowledge of supplier or third party management software
• Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers
• Experience in collecting and analyzing data
• Strong leadership capabilities
• BSc. Degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration


Job Education Requirements: Not Specified


Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified


Work Hours: 8

 

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