Job Brief : The Procurement Officer is responsible for implementing cost-effective purchases of all goods and services, as required.
Ensuring quality control and adhering to the company’s policies and procedures on supply chain management
Responsibilities : Understand business requirements to buy products and services at right quality, from the right source at the right specification and the right price that meets the company’s standard.
All purchases must go through the approved procurement.
Suggest alternative standardized materials that can save the organization money.
Identify new potential suppliers and develop relationships.
Maintain accurate records of purchases and pricing.
Negotiate the best deal for pricing and supply contracts
Create and maintain inventory of all incoming and current supplies.
Monitor supply markets and trends i.e. material price increases, shortages, changes in supply and interpret the impact these trends will have on the organization
Assess, manage and mitigate risks
Skills Required :
Oral & Written Communication skills
Food Materials Knowledge
Food Sourcing Capability
Conflict Resolution / Crisis Management
Innovation & Creativity