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Sunday, March 19, 2017
Construction Company Procurement Manager Job in Kenya
Job Title: Procurement Manager – Construction
Salary 70k – 90k
Our client is a fully Kenyan owned Building and Civil Engineering Company with a portfolio of prestigious construction projects across East and Central Africa.
They seek to employee a Procurement Manager who will source for products and review existing items to ensure products remain competitive, maximize profits and provide a commercially viable range of merchandise at competitive prices.
Responsible for supplier and contract negotiations which involve understanding and knowledge of commercials and competitive pricing for packages related construction
Developing strong relationships with internal stakeholders, understanding their needs and consulting with them to build quality procurement strategies aligned to business requirements
Manage and develop strong relationships with key vendors and suppliers, dealing with any potential issues and concerns, and attending regular meetings to ensure open communication
Prepare Requests for Proposals and coordinate proposal and selection process
Provide price comparison and validation
Perform cost and services negotiations with vendors.
Prepare design and construction vendor agreements (including master services agreements and notices to proceed).
Manage template design and construction services contracts.
Drive initiatives for new project delivery methods to improve overall cost of design and construction efforts.
Develop a design and construction vendor qualification process.
Drive process development and improvement to address growing business needs and incorporate lessons learned.
Ensure cross-functional project teams are staying on track to meet deadlines.
Develop and drive strategic goals while also completing tactical, working level tasks as required. Ability to develop and maintain a procurement system that monitors inflow and outflow of materials in the
Bachelor’s degree in Supplies and purchasing.
5 years direct work experience in purchasing or procurement in the construction Industry.
Cost estimating experience a plus.
Proven success working on cross-functional projects, completing cost models, and negotiating.
Technical background knowledge in construction is a plus.
How to Apply
If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Procurement Manager- Construction) to firstname.lastname@example.org before Friday 24th March 2017.