Fastizers Food and Confectionery Limited started with its first production of cookies 5 years ago, desiring to cater to its immediate community. This first batch of home-made Fastizers Cookies, produced with less than N1,000, got so much positive feedback it inspired the production of subsequent batches, however still on a small scale from a home-kitchen.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Procurement Officer
Location: Agbara, Ogun
- Forecasting price trends and their impact on future activities.
- Developing an organization’s purchasing strategy from analysis of purchase history.
- Producing reports on purchasing activities.
- Ensuring suppliers are aware of the organization’s purchasing policies and procedures.
- Forecasting levels of demand for services and products to meet the business needs and keeping a constant check on stock levels.
- Conducting research to ascertain the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality.
- Liaising between suppliers, manufacturers and relevant internal departments.
- Identifying potential suppliers, visiting existing suppliers, building and maintaining good relationships with them.
- Evaluating bids and making recommendations based on commercial and technical factors.
- Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers.
- Negotiate with external vendors to secure the most advantageous terms.
- Experience in collating and analyzing data.
- Strong leadership capabilities.
- A minimum of B.Sc degree/HND qualification in Supply Chain Management, Purchasing and Supply or Business Administration.
- Minimum of 2 years relevant experience.
- Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques as well as a dexterity in “reading” the market.
- Talent in negotiations and networking.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application and CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org using the “Job title” as the subject of the email.
Application Deadline 25th July, 2019.