3. Principal Supply Chain Management Officer, GRADE KICD 5, ONE (1) POST
The Principal Supply Chain Management Officer will report to the Director/CEO
(a) Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: -
i Sourcing for suppliers through request for quotations; implementing provision of the procurement manual;
ii Coordinating market surveys and research;
iii Managing pre-qualification of suppliers, inventory and stock control;
iv Ensuring safe custody of stores; monitoring and evaluating movement of stores;
v Supervising disposal of obsolete items;
vi Establishing appropriate reorder level;
vii Supervising warehouses and distribution management; and Complying with Procurement Regulation.
(b) Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, an applicant must have: -
(i) Served in the grade of Senior Supply Chain Management Officer, KICD Job Grade 6 for a minimum period of three (3) years;
(ii) Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: - Procurement and Supply Chain Management; Purchasing and Supplies Management; Supply Chain Management; Procurement and Contract Management; Logistics and Supply Chain Management; Procurement and Logistics Management or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
(iii) Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines: - Logistics and Supply Chain Management; Business Administration (Purchasing and Supplies) or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
(iv) Leadership Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
(v) Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
(vi) Full membership to a professional body; and
(vii) Computer literacy;
(viii) Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
(ix) Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
Interested applicants should forward their application letter, academic and professional certificates, testimonials, up-to-date curriculum vitae and ID card to the address below to be received not later than 18th May, 2021. All applicants should give full details of their address including mobile telephone numbers as well as names and addresses of two referees. Details of these positions can be obtained from KICD Website:www.kicd.ac.ke.
The Director/Chief Executive,
Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development,
P.O. Box 30231-00100
NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and any canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. We encourage people with disability and the marginalized to apply.