Procurement Manager

Southern Africa
Posted 2 months ago

Reference No. CE02

Procurement Manager (Commodities / Minerals /Agriculture) – Lusaka, Zambia


Reference Number: CE02



Job Description:

Our valued client in the Agricultural sector is currently seeking a Procurement Manager. Established in 2017, the company has rapidly evolved into a prominent global entity. With a versatile portfolio, they boast extensive expertise in Agri Commodities, metals, and Minerals. Their scope encompasses commodity inputs, logistics, merchandising, processing, and comprehensive supply chain management from origin to destination. Diversifying their business, they actively engage in trading across Agriculture Commodities, Mineral Ores, and Metal Ores.



Responsibilities:

• Sourcing, reviewing, and purchasing commodities.

• Delivery into the Warehouse.

• Exports formalities.

• Road, Rail, and Sea Freight for Inland and Exports through Customs.

• Vendor Evaluation and Rating.

• Organize vendor meets.

• Foster vendor relations.

• Increase sales.

• Manage stock quantities effectively.

• Evaluate, select, and recommend new vendors to management.

• Negotiate favorable prices and terms of purchase to maximize best commodity sourcing practices.

• Build and maintain good relationships with commodities suppliers.

• Study market trends and risks while sourcing and procuring commodities.

• Ensure adherence to project approval budget.

• Ensure procurement of required commodities in the specified quantity and quality within allotted timelines.

• Handle Government Liaising for procurement activities.


Requirements:

• 15 years of relevant experience.

• Recent experience of minerals – Copper, Cobalt, Zinc & Lead procurement in Zambia

• Should be well versed with the culture of the region.



Benefits and Contractual information:

• Travel will be required.



If you wish to apply for the Procurement Manager, please send your CV to Megan Bester at mabester@caglobalint.com

Please visit www.caglobalint.com for more exciting opportunities.


Megan Bester

Recruitment Consultant

CA Finance



CA Global will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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