PowerPoint Systems East Africa is a leading provider in power controls and renewable energy solutions with a mission of designing, supplying and installing sustainable energy solutions through continuous innovation by striving to make our products available to all.
Position: Procurement Officer
The Procurement Officer will work under the procurement manager who will oversee all the operations in the department.
He/ she will be entirely responsible for the local purchases.
General Purpose: The Procurement Officer shall source out for all required goods and materials as they are required by the Company and in a timely manner. He will be responsible for all local purchase orders.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Responsible for the continuous improvement and streamlining of delivery systems to increase efficiency and customer satisfaction
- Designing and implementing efficient and effective procurement management systems in accordance to the Company and Government procurement regulations and policies
- Ensuring that procurement is done in a timely manner and in accordance to the Procurement and Disposal Act.
- Coordinating and planning for the procurement of all materials for all the departments within the Company.
- Conducting market research and establishing reliable and credible sources of goods and services for the Company
- Maintain constant contact with suppliers as to keep abreast of the market trends in prices and quality of goods and materials in the market
- Follow up on payments of suppliers
- Diploma in Procurement or Supply Chain Management or Business related field with a bias in Procurement.
- Recognized professional qualifications in procurement such as CIPS, is a plus.
- Minimum experience of at least 2 years in a similar position and in a busy environment preferably a renewable energy company.
- Proficient in ERP systems preferably SAP
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Excellent planning and organizing skills
- Excellent numerical skills
- Great communication skills
- Strong customer, quality and results orientation
If you meet the above minimum expectations, and you are seeking for a challenging opportunity in your career, urgently send your C.Vs to firstname.lastname@example.org