Manager, Digital & Innovation Job, Current Administration Jobs In Kenya,

Responsibilities:

  • Implement and drive CIC procurement strategies and policies.
  • Lead in the development of category-specific sourcing strategies and research on new products and services to meet the company’s goals.
  • Oversee supplier selection, contracting, and negotiations, Monitor use of competitive bidding/ benchmarking, and develop framework contracts to cover future purchases for 1-2 years
  • Identify build and maintain strategic partnerships and alliances with suppliers and partners.
  • Ensure procurement-supplier relationship management process by overseeing supplier management for relevant categories and lead Business Unit (BU)-Procurement risk reviews
  • Provide oversight of the management of Office systems which shall include the IT and office equipment
  • Ensure that other functional areas receive quality, timely procurement service, and assistance.
  • Overseeing tendering process and ensuring all adhere to the specification of requirements, requests for proposals, evaluation, and supplier appointments.
  • Manage Data and review all records of purchased goods, including costs, deliveries, and inventories.
  • Evaluate supplier capabilities and establish sources for new technologies and new markets dictated by business requirements.
  • Deliver cost savings based on sourcing strategies and compliance management.

 Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor in a business-related field

Professional Qualifications

  • CIPS/KISM Certification
  • PMO

Experience

  • Minimum of six (6) years’ relevant experience (2) years in supervisory role

Skills and Attributes

  • Strategic thinker
  • Distinctive analytical skills
  • Superior negotiating skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong management skills
  • Extensive contract expertise
  • Development and maintenance of service level agreements
  • Planning and organizing
  • Cost center management and budgeting
  • Relationship management

How to Apply

If you have the aforementioned professional and academic qualifications and you are ready to execute the above mandate, strictly apply through: https://cic.co.ke/career/  clearly indicating the position being applied for.

The application should reach us by close of business on 30th May,2022. Please note only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from us by 30th June, 2022 consider your application unsuccessful.

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