Procurement Officer at Tomato Jos Farming and Processing Limited

Tomato Jos is a private equity-backed, fast-growing social enterprise located in Kaduna, Nigeria, that believes in the power of local production for local consumption. Our company aims to supply 10% of the processed tomato market in Nigeria within the next 5 years, sourcing tomatoes from smallholder farmers within our network and making high-quality branded consumer products for Nigeria and West Africa. We currently work with farmers in the Kaduna area, and we are building a tomato processing facility that will be commissioned in2021, which will enable us to make value-add tomato products, including tomato paste and Tomato mix.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Procurement Officer

Location: Kaduna
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Overseeing and supervising employees and all activities of the purchasing department.
  • Following and enforcing the company's procurement policies and procedures.
  • Reviewing, comparing, analyzing, products and services to be purchased.
  • Researching and evaluating prospective suppliers.
  • Estimate and establish cost parameters and budgets for purchases
  • Preparing budgets, cost analyses, and reports.
  • Ensure that the products and supplies are the best quality.
  • Maintain and update a list of suppliers and their qualifications, delivery times, and potential future development.
  • Work with team members and procurement manager to complete duties as needed.
  • Review and analyses all vendors/suppliers, supply, and price options
  • Negotiate the best deal for pricing and supply contracts
  • Managing inventories and maintaining accurate purchase, pricing records, and other important data
  • Maintaining and updating supplier information such as qualifications, delivery times, product ranges, etc.
  • Creating and maintaining good vendor/supplier relations and negotiating contracts.

Additional Qualifications and Experience
That Will Set You Apart:

  • Candidates should possess a Bachelor's Degree qualification with 3 - 5 years work experience.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent Written and Oral Communication Skills
  • Data Analysis, and Organizational Skills
  • Good Business Instincts.
  • Good analytical and strategic thinking skills.
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel).



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail


Application Deadline  23rd November, 2021.

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