FMCG Company Procurement Assistant Job in Thika, Kenya (60K)

Our client, a well established FMCG Company based in Thika is looking for a Procurement Assistant to be responsible for coordinating the purchasing process in their Thika plant.

Key Responsibilities

  • Raise and follow up on RFQ responses from factory suppliers.
  • Evaluation of quotations, raising LPO and sending approved LPO to suppliers
  • Coming up with factory procurement innovation initiatives.
  • Conduct monthly materials purchase spend analysis.
  • Conduct market price survey.
  • Assist in conducting annual factory procurement planning.
  • Liaise with suppliers to ensure delivery of goods and services.
  • Ensure proper record keeping and documents tracking.
  • Continuously expedite the outstanding orders unsupplied on the due dates for prompt delivery of the items to ensure that goods are available as and when required.
  • Offer assistance to factory user departments on implementation of the procurement policy.
  • Continuously update material requirements and forecasts and communicate with the suppliers on time.
  • Assist in evaluating, monitoring and communicating with material suppliers on their performance.
  • Must have a business degree in purchasing and supply management.
  • Must have over 3 years experience in a busy procurement environment in FMCG industry.
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 40,000 – 60,000/= (Approx. 400 – 600 USD) depending on experience

Deadline: 29th February 2016   


To apply, please follow the link:
Summit Recruitment & Training, 
Blixen Court, Karen Road,

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****Please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements of the job****

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