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Location:
Lusaka, Zambia, Africa
Career Level:
Four Years (4+ years of experience)
Education:
Bachelor's Degree
Job type:
Full time
Positions:
1
Salary:
Negotiable

PROCUREMENT MANAGER – Based in LUSAKA

About this job

Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of buyers, purchasing officers, and related workers involved in purchasing materials, products, and services.

Interested candidates may call in on: Cell: 0955-887437 Email: jobs@lauraandpartners.com.

We also have a flash on twitter @Laura\\_Partners, LinkedIn and Facebook



Duties

 

Job Tasks

  • Analyze market and delivery systems in order to assess present and future material availability.
  • Control procurement department budgets.
  • Develop and implement procurement and contract management instructions, policies, and procedures.
  • Direct and coordinate activities of personnel engaged in buying and storing materials, equipment, machinery, and supplies.
  • Participate in the development of specifications for equipment, products or substitute materials.
  • Prepare reports regarding market conditions and merchandise costs.
  • Resolve vendor or contractor grievances, and claims against suppliers.
  • Review purchase order claims and contracts for conformance to company policy.
  • Review, evaluate, and approve specifications for issuing and awarding bids.
  • Administer on-line purchasing systems.
  • Arrange for disposal of surplus materials.
  • Locate vendors of materials, equipment or supplies, and interview them in order to determine product availability and terms of sales.
  • Maintain records of goods ordered and received.
  • Prepare and process requisitions and purchase orders for supplies and equipment.
  • Prepare bid awards requiring board approval.
  • Represent companies in negotiating contracts and formulating policies with suppliers.

Required Knowledge

  • Administration and Management - Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
  • Mathematics - Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Economics and Accounting - Knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices, the financial markets, banking and the analysis and reporting of financial data.
  • Knowledge of mining sector procurement systems is a strong added advantage

Years of experience

  • 4 years experience
  • Bachelors Degree in mining
  • Minimum of foundation Diploma of Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)
  • Affiliated to the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply

Job keywords/tags:  mining , procurement , purchasing
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Our new physical address is Plot 12733/M Chalala, Lusaka 10101, Zambia.

 

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MOBILE:


+260 955 887437

 

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-15.486731 (Latitude); +28.341658 (Longitude)


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