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Job Title: Vendor Manager - Home and Living
 
Jumia is the #1 leader of E-commerce in Africa. Our company is part of Rocket Internet, a global and leading incubator of start ups specialized in e-commerce. We have already built in France successful companies like Groupon, Zalando, Wimdu, EDarling, Glossybox… 

We are present in more than 20 countries in Europe, Middle East, Asia and Latin America and this accumulated experience has allowed us to develop a strong platform, which can support new ventures with both advice and capital on a truly global basis.

Jumia has expanded its activities in Kenya. To support our development we are currently looking for outstanding candidates interested in entrepreneurship and e-commerce to join us. This is a perfect opportunity to participate in an entrepreneurial adventure that will lead to the future stars of the web universe.

Job Description:
 
 
The role of the Vendor Manager includes but is not limited to:
  • Handling relationships with new and current suppliers (includes talking to them every day and developing a rapport).
  • Getting the weekly promotion items from the suppliers.
  • Negotiating costs and payment terms with the suppliers.
  • Getting new releases as soon as the suppliers have them.
  • Shortlisting and prioritizing key suppliers.
  • Finding new suppliers with no limits, try to source and sell every product within your category.
  • Monitoring stock levels and planning the purchasing policy well in advance.
  • Having an accurate knowledge of competition: who they are, what prices they have and their products.
  • Analyzing consumer buying behavior and predicting future trends.
  • Attending trade fairs / events and sourcing for new products.
  • Producing Monthly sales reports.
  • Liaising with various teams within the organization to ensure a smooth flow of operations.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Degree/ Diploma in Business/ Commerce Purchasing and supplies.
  • 2 years and above work experience sourcing and handling suppliers
  • Prior experience with household electronics/ furniture suppliers
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Knowledge of Home and Living products will be an added advantage.
  • Exceptional analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Proactive, Entrepreneurial and proven ability to deliver exceptional results.

Job Title: Fashion Vendor Manager

Jumia is the #1 leader of E-commerce in Africa. Our company is part of Rocket Internet, a global and leading incubator of startups specialized in e-commerce. We have already built in France successful companies like Groupon, Zalando, Wimdu, EDarling, and Glossybox… 

We are present in more than 20 countries in Europe, Middle East, Asia and Latin America and this accumulated experience has allowed us to develop a strong platform, which can support new ventures with both advice and capital on a truly global basis.
 
Jumia has expanded its activities in Kenya. To support our development we are currently looking for outstanding candidates interested in entrepreneurship and e-commerce to join us. 

This is a perfect opportunity to participate in an entrepreneurial adventure that will lead to the future stars of the web universe.

Job Description
  • Defining commercial strategy
  • Shortlisting and prioritizing key fashion suppliers
  • Managing changes in demand, logistics and plans for stock levels
  • Analysing consumer buying patterns and predicting future trends
  • Meeting suppliers and negotiating terms of contract
  • Maintaining relationships with existing fashion suppliers and sourcing new suppliers
  • Attending trade fairs/events to source new products
  • Writing reports and forecasting sales levels
  • Seeking merchandise feedback from customers
Qualifications
  • Should have performed a similar role in the fashion industry for at least one year
  • Diploma/ Degree in Purchasing and supplies/ Logistics/ Business/ Fashion & Design
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Keen interest and knowledge of Fashion
  • Additional Information
  • A unique education in scaling new internet concepts
  • Become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world

Job Title: Stock Updater

Jumia is the #1 leader of E-commerce in Africa. Our company is part of Rocket Internet, a global and leading incubator of startups specialized in e-commerce. We have already built in France successful companies like Groupon, Zalando, Wimdu, EDarling, and Glossybox… 

We are present in more than 20 countries in Europe, Middle East, Asia and Latin America and this accumulated experience has allowed us to develop a strong platform, which can support new ventures with both advice and capital on a truly global basis. Jumia has expanded its activities in Kenya. 

To support our development we are currently looking for outstanding candidates interested in entrepreneurship and e-commerce to join us. 

This is a perfect opportunity to participate in an entrepreneurial adventure that will lead to the future stars of the web universe.

Job Description:
  • Ensure all systems/ website are updated on available items
  • Update the website with items
  • Continuously check on the website/ inventory system for out of stock items
  • Source from different suppliers items that have run out of stock
  • Keep in touch with existing suppliers to get up to date information on availability of goods
  • Confirm pricing of items on the website with the suppliers
  • Replenish stock by sourcing for items at the best rate
  • Ensure that no stock outs are reported
Qualifications
  • Diploma/ Degree in Purchasing/ Supplies/ Business or related courses
  • Minimum 1 year experience in stock management/ inventory control etc.
  • Experience in an automated stock/ inventory control environment
  • Excellent IT skills especially Excel and ERP software
  • Excellent presentation and communications skills
  • Organized enough to manage a busy and varied workflow and deliver on time
  • Ability to work on a tight schedule
Please send your resume to: joinus-kenya@jumia.com 


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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