Focal Points Ventures, a Construction and Project Company, is recruiting suitable candidates to fill the position below:

Job Position: Purchasing Officer

Location: Ikeja, Lagos

Job Responsibilities

  1. Conducting product research and sourcing new suppliers and vendors.
  2. Sourcing materials, goods, products, and services and negotiating the best or most cost-effective contracts and deals.
  3. Performing inventory inspections and reordering supplies and stock as necessary.
  4. Conducting market research to keep abreast of emerging trends and business opportunities.
  5. Inspecting stock and reporting any faulty items or inconsistencies immediately.
  6. Updating and maintaining records of all orders, payments, and receiving the stock.
  7. Coordinating with the delivery team and following up on delays or orders that have been rescheduled.
  8. Attending product launches and networking with industry professionals.
  9. Establishing professional relationships with clients as well as vendors and suppliers.
  10. Ensuring all stock is packaged appropriately and delivered to the correct location in a timely manner.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Logistics or a related field may be required.
  • 3 – 7 years of work experience.
  • Previous experience in a similar position.
  • Proficiency in the relevant management software programs.
  • Superb written and verbal communication and negotiation skills.
  • Great organizational and planning skills.
  • The ability to identify market trends and make decisions in a high-stress environment.
  • The ability to follow client specifications.
  • Excellent networking and time management skills.

Application Deadline
31st January, 2022

How to apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Tagged as: Logistics, Sales