Assistant Supply Chain Manager Jobs in Kenya

Assistant Supply Chain Manager Jobs in Kenya


Job Description

  • Kenya Literature Bureau (KLB) is the leading publishing house in Kenya and is home to some of the world's top authors, researchers and experts in book publishing and printing. KLB prides itself in providing high quality publishing and printing solutions that are unmatched in the country.
    The Bureau is looking for highly competent; results oriented and dedicated individuals of high integrity to fill the following positions: Supply Chain Manager.

    Job Purpose

  • The job holder is responsible for facilitation of efficient and timely acquisition of goods, services and works for the Bureau.

    Duties and Responsibilities At the Procurement office, the officer shall:

  • Advise the accounting officer on all procurement related matters

  • Plan and implement the overall supply chain strategy

  • Develop and implement the procurement budgets

  • Prepare consolidated procurement and disposal plans for the Bureau for decision making and implementation;

  • Conduct product research and market survey to get value for money

  • Ensure strategic resourcing as stipulated by law and conduct supplier evaluation and selection.

  • Coordinate contract negotiation and management

  • Ensure procurement process optimization.

  • Develop and implement frameworks for stores inventory and management

  • Conduct Risk and compliance management for supply chain management

  • Comply with the statutory and regulatory
    requirements and submit the requisite reports to relevant government bodies;

  • Manage and supervise staff within the supply chain department

  • Working proactively with various departments to realize efficiencies and manage expectations.

    Job Specifications (Education, Experience, Knowledge and Skills)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences from recognised institution or relevant field.

  • Masters in Supply Chain Management is an added advantage.

  • Higher National Diploma or Diploma in Supply Chain Management or a relevant field from a recognised institution.

  • Minimum of eight (8) years of relevant work experience with at least four (4) years at senior management/leadership position.

  • Membership to Kenya Institute of Supplies Management or relevant body in good standing.

  • Possess a valid practising certificate.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Assistant Supply Chain Manager Jobs in Kenya


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