Supply Chain Manager
Potential Staffing Limited
Nairobi, Kenya
6d ago
source : BrighterMonday

Supply Chain Manager

Potential Staffing Limited

Supply Chain & Procurement

Potential Staffing Limited

Supply Chain & Procurement

Nairobi Full TimeRecruitment KSh Confidential 42m

Job Summary

Supply chain managers develop and monitor a company’s supply chain strategy. Their goal is to improve productivity and efficiency and reduce costs while securing high quality material for their company.

  • Minimum Qualification : Bachelor
  • Experience Level : Senior level
  • Experience Length : 5 years
  • Job Description

    What does a supply manager do?

    Supply chain managers keep track of logistics and update the company’s inventory. They analyze operational performance and resolve issues.

    They also collaborate with vendors and suppliers to ensure all operations (e.g. shipping, delivery) meet quality and safety standards.

    Job brief

    We are looking for an experienced supply chain manager to ensure our supply chain and logistics operations function properly.

    In this role, you’ll collaborate with other departments, such as Operations and Finance, to create effective business plans, so teamwork skills are important.

    You should also have experience in project management, as well as great leadership and communication ability.

    If you meet these criteria and also possess a strategic, analytical mind, we’d like to hear from you.

    Responsibilities

  • Create the company’s supply chain strategy
  • Analyze data from shipping and delivering processes to find bottlenecks and other issues
  • Evaluate and report on KPIs
  • Monitor logistics to make sure they run smoothly
  • Maintain supply chain inventory and records
  • Train and guide employees
  • Find cost-effective solutions for supply chain processes
  • Resolve issues that come up (e.g. delays in delivery, accidents)
  • Collaborate with other departments to create coordinated plans for business growth
  • Develop and implement safety guidelines in all aspects of the supply chain (e.g. use of trucks, forklifts)
  • Ensure supply chain processes meet legal requirements and standards
  • Communicate and negotiate with suppliers and vendors to land more profitable deals
  • Requirements

  • Previous experience as a supply chain manager or in a similar field
  • Excellent knowledge of supply chain processes
  • Working experience of relevant software (e.g. SAP MM)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Creative problem-solving
  • A strategic and analytical mind
  • Degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or similar field
  • Qualified candidates send us an updated CV

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