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  • Posted: Aug 21, 2019
    Deadline: Aug 30, 2019
  • Deloitte Consulting is a leading provider of innovative development solutions to U.S. and international donors, foundations, governments, and Fortune 500 companies. With member firm presence in more than 150 countries, we bring the power of a global firm and leverage our immense technical expertise and firm capabilities to bring integrated approaches to US A...
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    Internal Client Services - Procurement Manager

    Main Purpose of Job 

    Deloitte East Africa currently has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to join our Internal Client Services Department as a Procurement Manager. The successful candidate will take responsibility for the Firm’s overall Procurement management process including monitoring budgets and implementation of procurement plans. He/she will provide assistance in execution of specific tasks related to procurement Management at the Firm in order to ensure efficiency and effectiveness.

    In addition, champion leadership in the implementation of procurement policies and procedures designed to minimize the risk of Deloitte’s reputation and taking into consideration the local laws and regulations applicable.

    Job Description

    • Reviewing and implementing the procurement policy
    • Preparing and consolidating procurement and disposal plans
    • Preparation of solicitation document; Request for quotation, Request for proposals
    • Conduct negotiations on contractual agreement with suppliers to ensure added value, lowest total cost ensuring quality is not comprised
    • Assist with internal and external audits as well us implement recommendations from the audit exercise
    • Ensuring adherence to set purchasing procedures and processes
    • Managing credible sourcing process for new company requirements
    • Continuously managing approved suppliers in an efficient, cost effective manner and maintaining supplier performance data
    • Evaluating the efficiency of the integrated purchase module and preparing reports on the same
    • Leveraging knowledge and contribute to proper knowledge management within the department
    • Posting all Purchase Requisitions Forms (PRFs) accurately and on a timely basis to ensure that all procurement requests are captured
    • Coordinating, receiving and confirming that procured goods and services received from selected suppliers are based on purchase order, and updating procurement records in the system.
    • Issuing and recording goods and items to user departments against authorized requisitions
    • Re-ordering from suppliers through processing quotations
    • Participate in evaluation of quotations
    • Mentoring and  coaching staff within the procurement unit


    • An undergraduate Degree in a Business related field
    • Diploma in Supplies Management from an accredited university/Institute
    • 6-8 years’ experience, 3 of which should be in a similar position
    • Must be a member of KISM or CIPS level 4 and above
    • Proficiency with computer application and programs including emails and Microsoft Office
    • Extensive knowledge of overall procurement practices & operations
    • Excellent written and oral communication
    • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment and to manage ambiguity
    • Proven track record of success in both leading and participating in virtual teams; and
    • Strong negotiator, facilitator and consensus builder with high integrity and energy.

    Technical Competencies 

    • Skilled in field with sound industry and business knowledge;
    • Demonstrated leadership skills;
    • Experienced in communication and implementation of strategy;
    • Proven ability to manage and execute multiple projects ;
    • Experienced in development and delivery of professional presentations;
    • Good Organization skills;
    • Good report writing skills
    • Focus on quality and risk;
    • Good financial knowledge; and
    • Excellent Negotiation skills.

    Your role as a leader

    At Deloitte we believe in the importance of leadership at all levels. We expect our people to embrace and live our purpose by challenging themselves to identify issues that are most important for our clients, our people, and for society and make an impact that matters.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Deloitte Consulting on to applyInterested and qualified candidates should apply using the Apply Now button below.
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