Hiring Organization: Fosad Consulting

Location: Ikeja, Lagos

Job Description

They are now seeking an experienced Procurement Manager to be responsible for the complete commercial procurement function for all the expenditure with external suppliers responsible for the provision of professional expertise and at the forefront regarding the implementation and development of procurement strategies.

Principal Accountabilities

Responsible for the purchasing process and activity covering all product categories in both Operating Supplies & Equipment, Fixtures & Furnitures, Food & Beverage and Service Contracts
Analysis of material costs and development of appropriate strategies in support of the hotel operation
Fulfill the purchasing requirements of the hotel under the Corporate Procurement guideline and ensure all are met in a timely, cost effective manner and adhere to DHI quality standard and requirement
Responsible to work within and develop the process, strategies, tolls and procedures necessary to deliver the procurement results
Focus on Quality, Service Delivery and Competitive Price from the supply market
Assist in the definition, development and implementation of purchasing category Best Practices
Continuously review the operational procedures, recommend improvement plan and streamlining the operation
Develop purchase price, cost and supply chain analysis for major categories of spend
Conduct tender analysis of suppliers, product quality and purchase contracts
Conduct effective price negotiation with suppliers
To conduct supplier performance evaluation regularly
To review regularly contracted supplies to ensure rates are still competitive
Maintain awareness of potential sources, products and cost savings opportunities
To analyze market trends to anticipate likely price fluctuations, for the purpose of maintaining
Prepare and implementation of contingency plan whenever necessary
Carry out extra duties as and when required by the Management

Professional/Technical Qualification/Skills

Bachelor’s Degree qualification
A minimum five years experience in high volume purchasing (hotel experience ideally)
High level of tertiary education or professional training
Experience in Project procurement for hotel opening an advantage
Systems / PC skills
Proven negotiation skills
Strong analytical skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills both internally with operational departments and external suppliers
Proven RFP or RFQ for information analysis
Independent, able to work under pressure and meeting deadlines
Self-motivated, positive attitude and with high initiative and integrity
Exhibits high level of attention to details, results-oriented and the ability to multi-task handling
Excellent time management, proactive and flexible

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] with subject “Procurement Manager”