Procurement Principle (Hardware & Plumbing)

$27,000 - $55,000 yearly
  • Bluebird Lumber & Hardware
  • Vaitele, Samoa
  • Sep 07, 2022
Full time Manufacturing Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

SPECIFIC ACCOUNTABILITIES AS FOLLOWS

The Procurement Officer is required to streamline the procurement process and will be one point of contact for given Department(s).

EXPERIENCE AND KEY COMPETENCIES

  • Tertiary Diploma in Accounting, Business Management or similar field.
  • Knowledge of Building Materials & Hardware products and market needs.
  • At least 2 years experiences as a Procurement Office or a similar position.
  • Honest with strong working ethics.
  • Initiative.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • Compliance enforcement, prompt and transparent.
  • Good people skills.
  • Good analytical and strategic thinking skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to change.
  • Creative and thinks outside the box.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Prepare and update Procurement Plan.
  • Update pipeline to ensure accurate forecasting.
  • Following and enforcing the company's procurement policies and procedures.
  • Reviewing, comparing, analysing, and recommending products to be purchased.
  • Maintaining good supplier relations and negotiating contracts.
  • Organise the best shipping logistic that's cost effective.
  • Researching and evaluating prospective suppliers.
  • Working within budget, cost analysis and reporting.
  • Ensure no or less than 5% deadstock per allocated Department(s).
  • Ensure no overstocking allocated Department(s).
  • Assist in general stocktakes.
  • Provide monthly procurement Report.
  • Assist in Marketing efforts for given Department(s).

EMPLOYMENT OFFER:

Starting Salary: $27,000 - $55,000 p.a. (Samoan Tala)

Apply in writing to: General Manager, Bluebird Lumber & Hardware, Vaitele, or email: info@bluebirdlumber.ws

LOCATION: Bluebird Lumber & Hardware Company - Main Office Vaitele Samoa.

MUST ENCLOSE

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Qualification certificates
  • 3 references

Applications close: 8th October 2022

Job Functions

Purchasing, Procurement & Stores

Industry

Manufacturing

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor, Outdoor