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Procurement Officer

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MTN Group

Senior Analyst - Planning And Reporting

Kampala, Uganda

Fuzu Exclusive

Procurement Officer

Closing: May 20, 2022

3 days remaining

Published: May 6, 2022 (11 days ago)

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Pure Grow Africa is looking for its
Procurement Officer, based in Kampala, with several trips upcountry. Your role
will be to source produce (mainly vegetables and fruits categories) at the
quality, quantity and consistency required by the different Business Units of
the company. You will develop and implement a strong procurement strategy and
create excellent relationships with suppliers (farmers, wholesalers, markets
…), driving down costs where possible and negotiating quantities, quality and
delivery dates. You will manage an existing team of 3-5 people and will
contribute to the success of the company by improving the margins.

Skills expected :

·
Agri-products purchasing
background

·
Access to a network of fresh
produce growers, in-depth understanding of the dynamics of the agribusiness
sector


·
Proven procurement skills,
ideas creator

·
Excellent leadership and
management skills

·
Organised, precise and
meticulous

·
Quality and Result oriented

·
Team spirit, willing to take
on challenges, strong involvement, flexibility

·
Driving license mandatory


Responsibilities

Pure Grow Africa is looking for its
Procurement Officer, based in Kampala, with several trips upcountry. Your role
will be to source produce (mainly vegetables and fruits categories) at the
quality, quantity and consistency required by the different Business Units of
the company. You will develop and implement a strong procurement strategy and
create excellent relationships with suppliers (farmers, wholesalers, markets
…), driving down costs where possible and negotiating quantities, quality and
delivery dates. You will manage an existing team of 3-5 people and will
contribute to the success of the company by improving the margins.

Skills expected :

·
Agri-products purchasing
background

·
Access to a network of fresh
produce growers, in-depth understanding of the dynamics of the agribusiness
sector


·
Proven procurement skills,
ideas creator

·
Excellent leadership and
management skills

·
Organised, precise and
meticulous

·
Quality and Result oriented

·
Team spirit, willing to take
on challenges, strong involvement, flexibility

·
Driving license mandatory


  • Improve procurement (directly from farmers + markets) and logistics, develop
    plans to lower costs, ensure quality, volumes and on-time deliveries, carry out
    regular local market surveys

  • Nurture excellent relationships with existing suppliers and select suitable
    farmers/groups of farmers around the country, visit the farms personally and
    regularly to establish rapport and explore supply options, negotiate and set up
    contracts with farmers

  • Manage supply issues, negotiate improvements and discounts

  • Lead regular service and quality reviews

  • Liaise with the operations and customer care team regarding any
    customer product complaints

  • Provide regular reports to Management

  • Keep accurate accounts, Credit Management

  • Stay up to date on production seasons and market trends


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