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Purchasing Assistant

Company:
Temfol Engineer
Location:
Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria
Salary:
N50,000
Posted:
November 09, 2019

Description:

Procurement Officer Requirements:

High school diploma/GED.

Degree in accounting, business management or a similar field preferred.

2+ years of experience as a Procurement Officer or in a similar position.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software.

Strong communication and negotiation skills.

Good analytical and strategic thinking skills.

Supervisory and management experience.

Attention to detail.

Procurement Officer Responsibilities:

Overseeing and supervising employees and all activities of the purchasing department.

Preparing plans for the purchase of equipment, services, and supplies.

Following and enforcing the company's procurement policies and procedures.

Reviewing, comparing, analyzing, and approving products and services to be purchased.

Managing inventories and maintaining accurate purchase and pricing records.

Maintaining and updating supplier information such as qualifications, delivery times, product ranges, etc.

Maintaining good supplier relations and negotiating contracts.

Researching and evaluating prospective suppliers.

Preparing budgets, cost analyses, and reports.

Procurement Officer Requirements:

High school diploma/GED.

Degree in accounting, business management or a similar field preferred.

2+ years of experience as a Procurement Officer or in a similar position.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software.

Strong communication and negotiation skills.

Good analytical and strategic thinking skills.

Supervisory and management experience.

Attention to detail.

Conducting comparative analysis of potential suppliers

Building relationships with potential suppliers and other industry professionals at trade shows

Analyzing financial and budget reports to determine negotiation budget

Negotiating financial and logistical details with suppliers

Using organization skills to maintain meticulous purchasing, shipping, and receiving records.