Procurement Manager in Lagos, Nigeria

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Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
7 - 10 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

  • Develop, lead and execute procurement strategies
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
  • Craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal terms
  • Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements documentation
  • Forecast price and market trends to identify changes of balance in buyer-supplier power
  • Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking
  • Assess, manage and mitigate risks
  • Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers
  • Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
  • Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand.Evaluate risks and opportunities, and mitigate contractual risk to the client
  • Support the project team to obtain client internal approvals, working with Legal department as appropriate
  • Identify programs and/or procedures related to cost reduction, performance improvement, and optimizing terms & conditions
  • Identify benchmarking criteria and performance metrics related to contractor and vendor deliverables



  • Excellent communication skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Must be analytical, strategic and thoughtful with an ability to make recommendations and influence outcomes
  • Relationship Management
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Advanced in MS Office Suite
  • Must be proficient in PowerPoint
  • Excellent written and verbal skills to effectively communicate with project personnel, vendors, subcontractors, and other stakeholders Comprehensive knowledge of strategic sourcing best practices and commercial negotiations
  • Broad procurement and project support services background
  • Experience in handling Tenders and Contracts

Conversant with procurement processes
Qualifications & Experience   

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or statistics from any reputable University
  • 7 years’ relevant work experience in a related filed (procurement, supply chain, contracts, and/or materials management) with a minimum of 2-3 years in a team lead or manager role
  • Certification in Purchasing Management (CPM) preferred


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