Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Job Opportunities at Kazini Kwetu, Procurement Officer/Buyer

Place: DAR
DeadLine: 30 May, 2018

Our client, an international road construction company, is looking for an experienced procurement  Officer/Buyer to be based in Dar es Salaam. The desired candidate should have vast knowledge and experience in procurement in construction, rail works and civil works.


To procure materials and subcontract in timely manner within approved budgeted cost.
Maintain and implement construction proforma / budget for each project
Negotiate pricing contracts with subcontractors and suppliers
Create scopes of work, meet subcontractors and suppliers on-site as necessary
Issue purchase orders for procurement and expedition of materials and equipment for jobs
Ensure compliance to project budgets and provide analysis of deviations
Ensure accurate takeoffs to ensure budgets are accurate
Maintain subcontractor and supplier insurance policies
Establish new relationships with subcontractors and suppliers to ensure adequate resources for all projects and to continually improve pricing and quality of work
Assist in maintaining company quality control program
Leverage technology, safety measures, and information sharing to increase productivity and profitability
Assist in settling invoice or contract disputes
Forecast upcoming demand 


Degree in Procurement or Civil or Mechanical Engineering.
Excellent computer skills especially Exel and Outlook.
Very fluent in English.
Procurement/Buyer experience in construction, railway works, civil works.
Good knowledge of SAP system.