Establish good contact with all material and service providers and negotiate better Purchasing Contracts and Payment & other Purchasing Terms.
The procurement officer is responsible for overseeing the purchasing process, negotiating for future prospective contracts, ensuring high- quality and cost- effective purchases are made and maintain updated lists of current and incoming inventory.
A Procurement Officer helps a procurement professional to ensure that a business has a constant supply of materials or equipment. They work primarily in an administrative capacity, doing tasks such as scheduling material purchases and deliveries and verifying current inventory.
This role ensures the implementation of the Packaging cross category and Beauty and personal care raw materials procurement strategy. This is done through ensuring progressive and excellent relationships with our suppliers to ensure service and help in win-win negotiations to deliver value to the business.
Supervise staff to ensure they carry out their duties as allocated for the smooth operations of the Department.
The job holder is responsible for evaluation suppliers, products, and services, negotiating contracts, and ensuring that approved purchases are cost-efficient and of high quality this is to ensure that the Company gets value for its money and that the processes are done in a transparent manner.
Oversee the procurement function to ensure that all procurement is undertaken as per laid down laws, rules and regulations, while enforcing transparency and accountability in the procurement process to ensure value for money.
The Procurement officer will perform specific functions as mentioned in the key responsibilities and facilitate timely and efficient procurement of goods and services essential for the Bank’s operations.
To provide technical leadership in the supply chain management in the organization in line with existing policies & procedures while enforcing transparency and accountability in the procurement process to ensure value for money for Amref Health Africa.