County Government of Vihiga Deputy Director Supply Chain ManagementJobs on Kenya

County Government of Vihiga Deputy Director Supply Chain Management Jobs in Kenya

  • The County Government of Vihiga is seeking to recruit highly transformative and dynamic self-driven individuals with a highly degree of integrity, result oriented, demonstrable professionalism, competence and impeccable capability to fill the following positions within its staff establishment.

    Deputy Director Supply Chain Management

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in compiling, collation and analysis of Supply Chain Management information, data and issues from departments.

  • Monitoring the implementation of the supply chain management policies, guidelines and procedures issued by the directorate from time to time and recommending appropriate action where necessary.

  • Develop, teach and reinforce safety guidelines and protocols.

  • Create supply chain management strategies that increase efficiency and speed

  • Provide operational support and guidance to ensure maximum productivity

  • Train and mentor Supply Chain Management officers under him/her.

  • Collaborate with other departments to identify vulnerabilities and close operational gaps

  • Focus on safety, cost management and business growth in all interactions and directives

  • Prepare and submit weekly, monthly and quarterly reports to the Public Procurement Oversight Authority, National treasury and the departmental Chief Officer.

  • Assist departmental accounting officers in preparation of their respective annual procurement plans.

  • Handle communications and negotiations with external suppliers ,

  • Perform such other functions as may be delegated from time to time


  • Be a Kenyan citizen;

  • Must have served in the grade
    of Senior Supply Chain Management Officer or in a comparable and relevant position in the public service or private sector for a minimum of three (3) years;

  • Diploma in Supply Chain Management or its approved equivalent from a recognized institution;

  • Be holder of Bachelor’s degree in any of the following fields; Commerce, Business Administration, Economics, Procurement and Supplies Management, Marketing Law or their equivalent from a recognized institution.

  • Attended a management course lasting not less than three weeks.

  • A member of the institute of Supplies Management of Kenya in good standing an added advantage.

  • Demonstrated general administrative ability required for direction, control and implementation of Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act 2015.

  • Fulfilled the requirement of Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2020

  • Proficiency in Computer Applications.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; County Government of Vihiga Deputy Director Supply Chain ManagementJobs on Kenya

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