The Reddington Multi-specialist Hospital built on nine floors provides fully comprehensive tertiary hospital solutions in most medical areas. Our journey as a healthcare provider began in March 2006 with the establishment of the Cardiac Centre, in Victoria Island, in association with the renowned Cromwell Hospital in London.

Job Position: Procurement Manager

Job Location: Lagos

Job Description

  1. This is a full-time on-site role for a Procurement Manager located in Lagos.
  2. The Procurement Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day tasks associated with procurement, including supplier evaluation, contract negotiation, analytical skills, procurement, and contract management.
  3. The Procurement Manager will ensure that all procurement processes and procedures align with company policies and objectives, as well as oversee the procurement team.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Conduct negotiations with suppliers and vendors for the best possible prices.
  2. Select the right suppliers who will provide products that the company needs at the right time and in the right quantity.
  3. Ensure that the company gets the best possible terms and conditions for the purchased products.
  4. Ordering new supplies when items are at reorder level and sorting out the inventory and logistics of the purchased items.
  5. Reviewing and assessing potential suppliers, comparing their products, services, prices, and quality to ensure the best choice for the organization.
  6. Play a crucial role in planning and predicting procurement needs based on market trends, seasonality, and business goals.
  7. Developing and implementing procurement strategies to optimize efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
  8. Handle contract management, ensuring the company’s adherence to all contractual obligations and overseeing the renewal, termination, or renegotiation of contracts as necessary.
  9. Maintain an updated knowledge of procurement best practices, market conditions, and product innovations.
  10. Ensure compliance with all relevant laws, regulations, and company policies regarding procurement activities.
  11. Manage relationships with suppliers, fostering collaboration, addressing any issues, and seeking mutually beneficial solutions to challenges.
  12. Manage procurement associates’ KPIs to track and improve performance.
  13. Preparing and managing the procurement budget, controlling expenditures, and reporting on procurement expenditures and savings.
  14. Liaising with key company employees such as the sales team and other stakeholders to determine their product and service needs
  15. Performing all procurement activities including pre-qualification, negotiating, supplier agreements, preparation of contracts
  16. Leading a team of Purchasing Agents and delegate tasks across departments when necessary

Job Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field
  2. Relevant certification(s) in procurement and supply chain management is a plus
  3. Minimum of 5 years’ work experience in the procurement field preferably in the healthcare or pharmaceutical industry
  4. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  5. Experience in supplier evaluation, contract negotiation, and contract management
  6. Proficiency in procurement processes and procedures
  7. Ability to multitask and work under pressure
  8. Excellent communication and negotiation skills.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: hrteam@reddingtonhospital.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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