Sourcing Project Manager (Agribusiness / Operations / FMCG / Produce) – Nairobi, Kenya

Location: Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Date Posted: 04-12-2017
Reference Number: DAG
Job Description:
An innovative and versatile growing agribusiness is looking for a qualified Sourcing Project Manager to come and help engage their suppliers within the client’s platform to provide consistent, planned, supply of quality products.

  • Oversee planning, administration & expansion of company’s supply portfolio via transparency and scalability.
  • Visit the agricultural production areas and determine where to expand sourcing base, converse and educate farmers and farmer groups on the company model. 
  • Strategically develop, implement and optimize sourcing processes via developing collaborative relationships with key stakeholders across the company.
  • Recruit, orienting, training employees & overseeing daily operations.
  • Develop and administer the budget to facilitate in line with short-term and long-term growth plan.
  • Determine and administer asset arrangement within the sourcing team.
  • Know the business requirements and incorporate into strategic sourcing contracts.
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • A bachelor’s degree in supply chain management or business administration
  • At least 5 years’ experience as a project manager within the FMCG industry
  • Strong leadership skills and ability manage diverse staff
  • Experience building partnerships & managing stakeholders
  • An understanding of market dynamics and sound business judgement
  • Ability to thrive in an environment of fast growth and ambiguity
  • Exceptional multi-tasking skills with the ability to manage multiple end-to-end project lifecycles
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