Thursday, 4 October 2018

Sourcing Manager at Walk In Solutions Tanzania

Job description
Job Role: Sourcing Manager (Trader)
Reports to: Agro Head
Job Location: Tanzania
Job Purpose:
Independently manage sourcing of Beans/Pulses/Sesame, mainly from Tanzania & East African countries for import into India/Vietnam

Principal Accountabilities:
– Managing Agri trading business sourcing in Africa
– Managing exports of Cargo per month
– Work with farmers & brokers for the sale of cargoes from Tanzania. Liaise / follow up with for sales / delivery / payments
– Business development – new products/new supplier segments in Africa
– Gathering & maintaining market intelligence
– Liaising with CHA for export permit + clearance + logistics + storage of export cargoes
– Maintaining MIS for entire Tanzania Agro operations
– Assist in complying with all requirements as per Tanzania Laws for Agro trade.

Qualification & Experience:
– Graduate with 6-8 years of experience
– Experience in Tanzania is a must
– Experience in other West African countries will be an added advantage

Skill and Ability Requirements
– Interpersonal skills & Networking
– Negotiation skills
– Detail oriented
– Communication
– Process oriented