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Sourcing Manager -2 Posts (Farm Products Food Processing Company)

Job Summary

Oversee development and management of good relationship with farmers and suppliers of raw materials for processing to the company.

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

Employer:      A LEADING FARM PRODUCTS FOOD PROCESSING COMPANY LOCATED IN COAST REGION
Ref No:      SGK-SM-09-2020
Industry:      MANUFACTURING
Job Category:      MID MANAGEMENT
Town:      KWALE AND KILIFI COUNTY
Country:      KENYA

Requirements:     
•    Diploma or degree in purchasing and supplies management or related field.

Experience:     
•    At least 3 years relevant farm experience in farm produce sourcing.
•    Much attention will be paid to those who have been involved in sourcing of farm products such as coconuts, cashewnuts, macadamia, avocados, fresh produce among other farm produce.

Salary:      KSHS. 60,000 - 100,000 PLUS COMPANY BENEFITS

Duties:     
•    Sourcing manager main role is to oversee development and management of good relationship with farmers and suppliers of raw materials for processing to the company.
•    He/she will advice the company management on daily situations concerning the raw materials, prices at the farm, seasons and interests of the farmers.

HE/SHE WILL THEREFORE PERFORM THE FOLLOWING FUNCTIONS: -
•    Oversee the purchasing of raw materials to meet production demand.
•    Co-ordinate the team of field officers and buyers.
•    co-ordinate logistics required for sourcing activities.
•    Ensure quality and good standards of raw materials and working practices are maintained on farms and businesses.
•    Organize education and training for farmers for the benefit of the company.
•    Organize farm visits and also monitor prices of farm materials offered in the farms.
•    Manage raw materials collection and advise the management on any measures to be taken depending on activities happening in the farms.
•    Develop raw materials sourcing budget.
•    Develop efficient sourcing management strategies while keeping abreast of industry and market trends and best practices.
•    Generate daily reports on sourcing.

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County Public Service Board of Nyandarua
Rest of Kenya
| Full Time |
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Rest of Kenya
| Full Time |
KSh Confidential
County Public Service Board of Nyandarua
Rest of Kenya
| Full Time |
KSh Confidential