Kentegra Biotechnology at the EPZ Athi River is looking for a Procurement Officer.

The key tasks for this role will include:-

  • Maintaining and updating supplier information such as qualifications, delivery times, product ranges, pricing ranges.
  • Conducting research for potential vendors.
  • Preparing and regularly updating a validated supplier list
  • Reviewing, comparing, analyzing, and approving products and services to be purchased
  • Maintaining accurate purchase and pricing records
  • Comparing and evaluate offers from suppliers.
  • Negotiating contract terms of agreement and pricing.
  • Tracking orders and ensure timely delivery.
  • Reviewing quality of purchased products.
  • Entering order details (e.g. vendors, quantities, prices) into internal databases
  • Managing stock levels and noting re-order points while maintaining optimal stock levels
  • Involved in budgeting and cost analysis
  • Enforcing the company’s procurement policy

Qualifications and work experience required for this role

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Procurement and Supply Chain Management or related Degree
  • Relevant professional qualification.
  • Member of a relevant professional body.
  • At least 3 years relevant experience
  • Demonstrable high levels of integrity.
  • Good communication skills
  • High Analytical skills
  • Quality work output
  • Teamplayer
  • Negotiating skills
  • Proactive
  • Great attention to detail

How to Apply

If you feel you would be a suitable candidate, please email your application as one word / pdf document with the title Procurement Officer to by 25th March 2021.

Only successful applicants will be contacted.