Strategic Sourcing Category Manager Job in Kenya

Strategic Sourcing Category Manager

Key Responsibilities

  • Implement the annual Category Strategy and Plan as assigned, Timing and Sourcing Methods
  • Relationship Management and engagement of Stakeholders for Category as assigned: Branch Managers, Heads of Department, Senior Managers, Suppliers, Contractors, and Consultants.
  • Implement standards, controls, processes, or regulatory-determined procedures for the Category as assigned.
  • Implement Cost Management Programs/Initiatives for Category as assigned during the business cycle.
  • Implement the Supplier Contract Calendar for Category as assigned, Review expiries, inclusions, retirements, and cancellations.
  • Review Supplier’s Performance for CATEGORY as assigned; data collation and analysis for Service Level Agreements, participate in review meetings.
  • Responsible for pricing data integrity, contract records, and supplier records.
  • Manage the Supplier Contract Calendar for Category, Review expiries, inclusions, retirements, and cancellations.

The Person

For the above position, the successful applicant should have the following: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree In Business Related/Social Sciences /Supply Chain Management 
  • Professional Qualifications, Member of Kenya Institute of Supplies Management (KISM) and valid Practicing License
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) or equivalent will be an additional advantage. 
  • A master’s degree in MBA /Business or a related field will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum 5+ years of relevant experience required.
  • 4 years’ experience in Procurement Strategy Management (development & implementation).
  • 1 year experience in Logistics
  • 4 years’ experience of Commercial Experience (negotiation, market analysis & knowledge).
  • 4 years’ experience in Supplier Management 

How To Apply

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Apply Before : 12/01/2023, 11:59 PM