Procurement Manager needed for a leading company in Gabon, Africa.
• BS degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration. Masters is a plus.
• Minimum 5 years of proven working experience as a procurement manager, procurement officer or head of procurement
• Experience in home appliances is a plus.
• Good command of French and English.
• Experience in African is a plus.
• Good analytical and financial skills( statistics, costing …)
• Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers
• Good analytical skills
• Strong leadership skills
• Excellent negotiation skills
• Multi-tasker, motivated and detail oriented
• Ability to work under pressure and to achieve deadlines
• Discover profitable suppliers and initiate business and organization partnerships
• Approve the ordering of necessary goods and services
• Finalize purchase details of orders and deliveries
• Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve the effectiveness
• Perform risk management for supply contracts and agreements
• Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs