Purchasing Manager at Hamilton Lloyd and Associates

Hamilton Lloyd and Associates - Our client, one of Nigeria's leading Oil and Gas Company. Due to internal expansion and re-structuring, they are looking to fill the position below: Job Title: Purchasing ManagerLocation: Port Harcourt, RiversJob SummaryThe Purchasing Manager shall provide strategic procurement sourcing services for the company.He/she will plan and organize the transfer of goods and materials from manufacturers and suppliers to clients.The incumbent shall ensure all procurement, supply and shipping are efficient.He/she should have the responsibility of performing engagements of the overall control framework, including identifying controllership and compliance process gaps and implement, if needed.Job ResponsibilitiesResponsible for order placement, timing, supply and demand.Responsible for supervising company’s procurement activities and working closely with the selected suppliers/OEMs.Provide leadership for the purchasing department and motivate staff to achieve maximum performance and efficiency.Ensure that the purchasing department works within all of the companies operational procedures.Continuously monitor, evaluate and improve supplier performance.Source for the most affordable materials from manufacturing companies.Monitor delivery times to ensure they are on time.Ensures adequate supply of all required materials, components and equipment.Manage the procurement supplier relationships for the company.Responsible for sourcing alternative items for buyers and customers.Develop sourcing strategies and manage commodity cost initiatives.Resolve disputes and claims with vendors and suppliers.Manage, develop and improve the purchasing team.Review all contracts agreements to achieve ‘best price best quality’ purchasing.Prepare and process requisitions, purchase orders and invoices for purchases.Give sourcing input to colleagues to aid business planning and development.Make recommendations and advise senior management on all purchasing issues.Maintain records of supplier contracts, agreements, goods ordered received.Control the purchase order and supply of all procured items and services.Negotiate price and terms of products with suppliers. 

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