KCB Procurement Manager Jobs in Kenya

KCB Procurement Manager Jobs in Kenya

The Position:

  • Reporting to the Head of Procurement, the Procurement Manager will be responsible for the procurement process within the procurement department. He/She will offer commercial advice, authorize contracts, purchase commitments and expenditure.

    Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage self and an assigned team of procurement buyer

  • Develop, implement and manage the annual category strategy and plan.

  • Develop and execute the annual procurement plan for the procurement category.

  • Develop and maintain business continuity, risk & compliance management and regulatory controls for the category.

  • Relationship Management and engagement of key stakeholders - heads of department, international businesses, suppliers, contractors, consultants, management tender c

  • Implement standards, controls, processes or regulatory determined procedures for the category.

  • Implement cost management programs/initiatives for the procurement category during the business cycle.

  • Manage the supplier contract calendar (review expiries, inclusions, retirements and cancellations).

  • Manage suppliers’ performance for the category.

    The Person:

  • For the above position, the successful applicant should meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Business-related field or Social Sciences from a
    recognized university.

  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply or equivalent.

  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ working experience in a busy and fast-paced procurement unit with experience in:

  • Developing category strategy

  • Implementing sourcing strategies & optimizing procurement spend.

  • Utilizing leading procurement tools and practices.

  • Developing & managing supplier relationships.

  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills with the ability to generate business relations.

  • Strong leadership skills with demonstrated competencies in championing high performance.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; KCB Procurement Manager Jobs in Kenya

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