Logistics Purchases Manager
Procter & Gamble
Lagos, Nigeria
4d ago

Role and Responsibility

P&G was founded over 180 years ago as a simple soap and candle company. Today, we're the world’s largest consumer goods company and home to iconic, trusted brands that make life a little bit easier in small but meaningful ways.

We've spanned three centuries thanks to three simple ideas : leadership, innovation and citizenship.

The insight, innovation and passion of hardworking teams has helped us grow into a global company that is governed responsibly and ethically, that is open and transparent, and that supports good causes and protects the environment.

This is a place where you can be proud to work and do something that matters.

Are you ready to put your years of experience to strategically partner with external partners and build relationships? At Procter & Gamble, as a Purchasing Manager, you are a lifeline to the world of external partners and agencies, translating the needs of our business in a way that enables, encourages, and invites our supply base to partner with us in providing products and services of superior quality and value that improve the lives of the world's consumers.

Your goal at the end of the day is to link the most appropriate supplier capabilities with needs to deliver the best business return.

As a professional buyer, your everyday work will consist of using a vast array of technical, analytical, and commercial skills.

The job responsibility includes leading transport and warehousing for P&G in Nigeria and Ghana with responsibilities including

  • Sourcing and identification of reliable suppliers providing services including trucks, warehouses and clearing services
  • Negotiations and business allocation for services within the Logistics and warehousing area
  • Commercial agreements drafting, review, negotiations and singing.
  • Connect externally and internally to identify interventions that will further improve efficiency and effectiveness of the transportation area
  • Qualifications

    Qualification Requirements

  • Educational qualification- bachelor’s degree
  • at least 5 years ’ experience doing Logistics Purchases in Nigeria
  • Sound commercial and negotiation skills
  • Leadership and strategic analysis thinking skills
  • Excellent collaboration skills and ability to work across diverse organizations and teams.
  • Good command of the English language and MS Office tools
  • Excel mastery, Data Analysis, Report Writing Skills.
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