Procurement Lead Executive at Wakanow.com Limited

Wakanow is Africa's leading, full-service online travel company. At Wakanow, we understand that everyone likes easy and affordable travel services, so we provide our customers with a one-stop booking portal for Flights, Hotels, Visa Assistance, Holiday Packages, Airport Transfers, an international Travel SIM, a Prepaid Travel Card, a Loyalty program, and much more.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:  Job Title: Procurement Lead ExecutiveJob Opening ID: WKN/25/JBLocation: IkejaJob Description We are sourcing for an experienced cost-conscious professional to take over our purchasing operations.You will set up and oversee all the processes and policies to mitigate wastage, get value for money, improve the quality of purchased products and manage and improve vendor relationships.We are forward thinking with operations across different states in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, UK, Dubai, and still expanding into new markets in Africa and in the USA.ResponsibilitiesProcurement Management:Process purchase requisitions/orders within purchasing authority.Invite, assess, and award/recommend supplier tenders, bids, quotations, and proposals.Work with internal and external stakeholders to determine procurement needs, quality, and delivery requirements.Development of specifications for equipment, materials, and services to be purchased.Administer contract performance, including delivery, receipt, warranty, damages and insurance.Reconcile or resolve value discrepancies.Establishing and negotiating contract terms and conditions, and maintain supplier relationships.Prepare and maintain purchasing records, reports and price lists.Comply with and maintain knowledge of applicable rules, legislation, regulations, standards, and best practices.Leadership Management:Develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with colleagues and management.Monitor and improve team performance.Support team members in achieving strategic objectives.Appraise and recommend training needs for assigned team. 

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