Procurement Lead

January 31, 2022

Job Description

a Large Marine Company - Adexen Recruitment Agency

Adexen Recruitment Agency was mandated by a large Marine company to recruit an experienced individual for its operations in the position below:
Job Title: Procurement Lead
Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Employment Type: Full time
Industry: Logistics & Transport
Job Seniority: Senior level
Job Category: Supply Chain

Developing procurement strategies and frame work agreements that are inventive and cost-effective.
Sourcing and engaging reliable suppliers and vendors.
Negotiating with suppliers and vendors to secure advantageous terms.
Reviewing existing contracts with suppliers and vendors to ensure on-going feasibility.
Building and maintaining long-term relationships with vendors and suppliers.  
Performing risk assessments on potential contracts and agreements.
Monitoring the procurement budget and promoting a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs.
Overseeing and managing the IT systems that track shipments, inventory, and the supply of goods.
Preparing procurement report.
Contribute to new business initiatives and projects and review and communicate the impact on purchasing activities
Work collaboratively, negotiate and engage with key stakeholders to facilitate delivery and compliance with the purchasing strategy.
Recommend solutions without compromising quality or service while optimizing cost.
Proactively contribute to creating a good team atmosphere.
Supervise and manage and appraise the purchasing department staff

Desired Skills and Experience

B.Sc. in Business / Commercial or Manufacturing / Engineering is preferred
Minimum of 10 years experience with 5 years in the Marine sector
Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CPIS) or related certification in Procurement and supply-chain management.
Proven experience in a purchasing management role within the marine environment
Ability to add value, reduce costs and make business improvements
Contract management and supplier experience
Project management experience
Knowledge and technical understanding of Marine equipment.


Supply Chain
Contract Negotiation
Contract Management
Team Management.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Note: We thank all applicants, however, only those selected will be contacted.

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