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  • Posted: Jun 2, 2022
    Deadline: Jun 14, 2022
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    Our Mission To be the full service partner our customers can always rely on to get the job done. Our Vision To provide our customers with the best products, service, and value. Our Management Board We have a strong management Board with vast experience in general supply chain and consultancy. Our directors have a proven track record and experience in t...
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    Procurement and Sourcing Lead

    The Ideal Candidate for the role should have extensive experience in vendor management, sourcing farm produce, a great deal of interaction, and relationship building with key suppliers.


    • Setup a systematic, process-driven approach to procurement for new categories including
    • lead-time tracking, stock-level management, working capital management, and creation, tracking, and management of Purchase Orders
    • Maintain inventory stock records, determine appropriate stock levels, receive and check-in supplies
    • Actively manage and monitor the procurement and delivery of goods to the warehouses, to ensure KPIs are being met and revised regularly
    • Proactively identify opportunities that will align supplier needs with the organizational goals
    • Manage and implement strategies for procuring, and distributing goods to maintain stock levels
    • Attend sales analysis vs forecast, highlighting exceptions and making suggestions
    • Ensure demand plans accurately reflect known sales activities and stock availability
    • Provide input on potential sales for new products by analyzing similar existing products to identify the fit within the range.
    • Participate in new product (categories, SKUs) development projects and launches into the market
    • Conduct regular market reviews, working in alignment with sales and supply planning. Propose and execute measures to improve the quality of the forecasts where appropriate
    • Joint ownership of S&OP meetings alongside sales – focus on forecast accuracy, supply chain risks and opportunities, and inventory management.
    • Create and provide trend analysis by category/SKU/Product
    • Analyzing demand and inventory, ensuring they are always aligned
    • Adopt our philosophy of continuous improvement, participate in process reviews and help to drive change within your area.
    • Continuous process improvement to ensure wastage and shrinkage is always at acceptable levels
    • Needs to master products seasonality enough to anticipate price changes and product challenges including supply chain that would impact sales
    • Understand market dynamics and competition to proactively give long and short term strategies for moving product


    • A bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, business administration, Procurement,
    • Agriculture, agribusiness, or any Agriculture and or business-related course.
    • An understanding of fresh produce dynamics and sound business judgment
    • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills
    • At least 5 years of experience as a project manager within the vegetables, fruits, and FMCG industry
    • Experience building partnerships & managing stakeholders
    • Excellent organization & time management skills
    • Strong leadership skills and ability to manage a diverse staff
    • Ability to thrive in an environment of fast growth and ambiguity
    • Exceptional multi-tasking skills with the ability to manage multiple end-to-end project lifecycles
    • Strong project management and relationship-building skills

    Method of Application

    Qualified candidates should apply by sending their updated CV and cover letter in pdf format quoting their current/last and expected salary to on or before 14th June,2022

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