Job Description Head, Supply Chain & Procurement
Position Title : Head, Supply Chain & Procurement
Report to : Executive Director
Location : Lagos, Nigeria
As a senior member of the team, this role will work closely with management teams in the Hospital and at the Group level to deliver on the procurement plan.
Roles Reporting into this Role
All procurement and supply chain executives
Role and Responsibilities
Identifying target markets and developing strategies to communicate with them
Deliver on the Nigerian strategic procurement initiatives and roll out the procurement plan.
Build on key processes, procedures and work templates at Hospital level to ensure continuous improvement and adhere to the ISO 9001 principles
Foster savings by using the procurement levers such as standardization, optimization, consolidation and outsourcing.
Assist in building the category management plan
Ensure continuous supply of medical supplies whilst minimizing inventory costs.
Co-ordinate tenders and negotiate with vendors as required.
Co-ordinate the effective resolution of vendor queries & other finance related issues. Assist in the sourcing of products as required.
Chair the Nigeria Eco System procurement committee
Implement the supplier performance management plan; roll out KPIs and report on performance of suppliers.
Manage price agreements and contracts as required.
Assist in Oracle system roll out throughout our facilities on the procurement agenda.
Attributes Sought :
A bright autonomous mind, social media savvy and a philosophy of collaboration and teamwork.
A self-starter, results-oriented personality.
Tolerance for complex, ambiguous, and ever-shifting environments, including a matrix management structure.
Ability to lead projects and people to deliver
Required : Preferred :
Post graduate qualification is a
Procurement exposure in the
must, preferably in business, supply
healthcare or medical devices &
chain, procurement or equivalent
Minimum 8 years Procurement
experience in Multinational
Chartered Institute of Procurement
Advanced Excel skills (pivot tables,
and Supply (CIPS) qualification would
Vlookup but not limited to)
be a definite advantage.
Demonstrated ability to achieve
Proven track records of designing
and implementing procurement
policies and procedures
Demonstrated ability to manage
procurement projects from design
to implementation and follow up
Supply Chain & Procurement