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Head of Supply Chain – Deadline: 28/06/2021

Company Description

Our client who has been the leading animal health company in East and Central Africa, since its inception in 1906. For over a century, our client has delivered high quality products and solutions for livestock farming that is unparalleled in the region.

They are looking for a professional and seasoned Head of Supply Chain.

Job Description

To manage the product supply chain through Procurement, Logistics and Inventory optimisation to achieve the agreed goals in the corporate strategy.

  • Distribution and Inventory Management to minimise variances, obsolescence and damage.
  • Ensure procurement processes are compliant with regulatory requirements and internal policies.
  • Responsible for the development of Supply Chain team members as guided by the company HR policy.
  • Produce regular and periodical management reports on the operations and KPIs.
  • Spearhead & manage strategic supplier relationships, and carry out vendor appraisals and capacity assessment, and manage contracts with 3 rd party service providers.
  • Meeting the department’s financial objectives by the development of procurement plans, approval of purchases and managing expenditures.
  • Spearhead & manage strategic supplier relationships, and carry out vendor appraisals and capacity assessment, and manage contracts with 3 rd party service providers.
  • To formulate & implement the annual Supply Chain strategy and budget

Qualifications

  • Minimum Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications and Experience required for this Role. e.g. degree, diploma, HND, Certificate etc. Experience required: outline the duration and type of experience e.g. 3 years’ experience in accounts payable doing supplier reconciliation’s, payments etc.
  • Degree in Business Administration
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Supply chain management
  • Over 5 years’ experience in Procurement in a manufacturing environment
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of Supply chain processes, policy, and systems
  • Good understanding of International Logistics
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  •  Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
  • Accurate and precise attention to detail
  • Ability to work well with management and staff at all level

Apply Via https://jobs.smartrecruiters.com/DorbeLeitConsulting/743999757453198-head-of-supply-chain?utm

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