Job for a Procurement Officer in a Printing Company on Lagos Mainland

Our client is a specialized printing organization based in Lagos. Due
to continuous growth and expansion, the services of a Procurement
Officer is required.

Job Title:  Procurement Officer
Job Location: Lagos Mainland 
Job Summary:
The Procurement Officer will be responsible for coordinating and
assisting with sustainable procurement initiatives, responsible for the
timely procurement and delivery of high quality, low cost materials and
the proper processing of assigned customer orders. He/she will support
procurement projects across the organization, providing procurement
advice to staff, negotiating new supply agreements and renegotiating
existing supply agreements.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Process purchase requisitions / orders within purchasing authority.
  • Establish and negotiate contract terms and conditions, and maintain supplier relationships.
  • Prepare and maintain purchasing records, reports and price lists.
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to determine procurement needs, quality, and delivery requirements.
  • Processes the necessary clearance documents e.g Way bills etc.
  • Ensures the proper processing of assigned customer orders e.g.
    Verifies quantification of orders; Verifies that the required order is
    within the agreed budget.
  • Submits final invoices to the Finance and Accounts Department
  • Monitor internal procurement systems and processes and ensure that compliance is achieved across the organisation.
  • Maintain accurate auditable records of all procurement process which result in high process compliance.
  • Develop and maintaining close working relationships with internal and external contacts as appropriate.
  • Administer contract performance, including delivery, receipt, warranty, damages and insurance.
  • Reconcile or resolve value discrepancies with stakeholders.Comply
    with and maintain knowledge of applicable rules, legislation,
    regulations, standards, and best practices.
  • Ensures the timely delivery of quality products at the lowest possible cost.
  • Participates in the selection of suppliers based on best criteria’s.
  • Complies with the Regulatory Authority procedures and regulations.
  • Conducts a comparative analysis on supplier prices.
  • Reviews and evaluates the performance of the suppliers.
  • Any other duty of similar responsibilities assigned from time to time.
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Role Requirement:

  • A degree in(e.g., in a business field such as economics, logistics,
    supply chain management, operations management, finance, mathematics, or
    statistical analysis). A professional designation related to supply
    chain is considered an asset.
  • Skill set should include: communication, active listening and
    learning, reading comprehension, coordination, judgment and decision
    making, organization, time management, writing, service orientation,
    negotiation, and mathematics.
  • Work Value & Style: detail oriented, dependable, and
    cooperative, stress tolerant, independent, initiative, persistent,
    adaptable/flexible, independent and comfortable making decisions,
    multi-tasking, integrity, self control and adhere to a code of ethical
  • 2 – 4 years previous work experience in the printing sector with
    procurement responsibilities is required. In addition, supply chain
    work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is considered an asset.
  • High level of computer literacy, with specific requirements for Access databases, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Salary & Application:

  • Salary is competitive.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified applicants should forward their CVs to ‘’
using DPE1 as subject of mail. Wrongly titled applications will not be opened.  Applicants who do not meet the above criteria need not apply. Please be guided.

Application Deadline 10th September, 2016

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