Job Summary

You will be expected to deliver on a group procurement plan, which will include spends consolidation and management of the tender process, leveraging on volumes and expertise.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

Responsibilities
•    Identifying target markets and developing strategies to communicate with them.
•    Deliver on the Kenyan strategic procurement initiatives and roll out the procurement plan.
•    Develop 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 Group 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.

Qualifications
•    Post graduate qualification, preferably in business, supply chain, procurement or an equivalent field
•    Minimum 5 years Procurement experience in a Multinational company
•    Advanced Excel skills (pivot tables, Vlookup but not limited to)
•    Demonstrated ability to achieve cost savings
•    Proven track records of change management
•    Procurement exposure in the healthcare or medical devices & pharmaceuticals industries and Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) qualification will be a definite advantage.

Competences
In addition, the successful candidate will be a bright autonomous mind, social media savvy, with a philosophy of collaboration and teamwork; a self-starter, results-oriented personality; possessing tolerance for complex, ambiguous, and ever-shifting environments, including a matrix management structure, and with ability to lead projects and people to deliver results.

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Nairobi
| Full Time |
KSh Confidential
1mo
Nairobi
| Full Time |
KSh Confidential
1mo
Nairobi
| Full Time |
KSh 105,000 - 150,000
1mo