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
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.