Procurement Manager, Supermarket, Job in Nigeria

Penafort Energy Limited is an indigenous Nigeria company with operations in the downstream oil and gas sector, food and beverage sector and the Retailing (FMCG) industry.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Procurement Manager - Supermarket

Location: Iba - Ojo, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Position Summary

  • The procurement manager is responsible for Identifying and sourcing goods, products, and services required for the organization's operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with suppliers, negotiating contracts, and evaluating supplier performance.
  • Analyzing prices, discounts, and terms to ensure cost-effective purchases while maintaining quality standards.
  • Managing inventory levels, ensuring sufficient stock, and minimizing excess or obsolete inventory. Creating and adhering to procurement budgets and developing long-term purchasing strategies.
  • Identifying and mitigating potential supply chain risks and disruptions.
  • Ensuring all purchasing activities adhere to relevant laws, regulations, and company policies.
  • Managing a team of purchasing professionals, providing guidance, and overseeing their daily activities. Identifying opportunities for process improvements, cost savings, and efficiency enhancements in the purchasing process.
  • Collaborating with various departments within the organization to understand their purchasing needs and aligning procurement strategies accordingly.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field is often required. Some positions may prefer candidates with a Master's Degree
  • 8 years of relevant work experience in procurement, purchasing, or supply chain management, with a track record of successful procurement operations and vendor management.
  • Strong analytical abilities to assess market trends, supplier performance.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills are crucial for interacting with suppliers. Understanding of procurement laws, regulations, and ethical standards.

Application Closing Date
9th February, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online