Purchasing Officer at a Supermarket – Eden Solutions and Resources Limited

Eden Solutions and Resources Limited – Our client, a large Supermarket chain in Abuja with Retail, Pharmacy, Bakery, and Butchery sections is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Purchasing Officer

Location: Wuye, Abuja (FCT)

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Details

  • Our client is a large supermarket chain in Abuja with Retail, Pharmacy, Bakery, and Butchery sections require for immediate employment of Purchasing Officer
  • The ideal candidate should possess the following ability viz Pricing ability, Quality detecting ability, Product features and functionality, Delivery timeline- Expertise and experience, Customer experience, and ability to scale with business growth.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all purchases, sourcing products and services for the store
  • Responsible for evaluating vendor effectiveness and compliance ultimately.
  • Manage overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of purchases for the store.
  • Implement procurement strategies to maintain security of supply and optimum value for money.
  • Perform all procurement and contracting activities including pre-qualification, tender management, negotiation and preparation of contracts
  • Set policy and guidelines for delivering commercial and cost effective procuring process for the business.
  • Develop key relationships with business stakeholders and strategic supply partners to improve business.
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers to obtain best price and service.
  • Identify cost reduction opportunities to achieve financial goals
  • Analyze market and delivery trends so as to develop purchasing technologies and processes that support those trends.
  • Identify areas for improvement to continually drive performance and business results.
  • Conduct business review meetings with key stakeholders to assess risk, review future strategies, and identify potential cost down and improvement opportunities.
  • Review current processes for purchases and make recommendations where appropriate.
  • Provide periodic reporting for management on purchasing, controls and processes.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Degree or equivalent in supply chain management, business administration, accounting or related field
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Suite of Products including Excel, Word and Office required.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a purchasing or procurement officer preferably in a store.

Salary 

  • N100,000 – N 120,000 monthly.

Application Closing Date

10th June, 2021.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV in PDF to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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