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Supply Chain Manager



9 months ago

Job Description

To effectively manage the Supply Chain function in line with World Vision’s procedures in order to support timely implementation of World Vision Programs/Projects that will have the greatest impact on process improvement, simplification, standardization and cost containment thus ensuring the achievement of the Child Well Being Outcomes. Provide leadership to Supply Chain Department to ensure Our Promise strategy is embedded in the Department’s annual objective and day to day work. Manage the performance of direct reports through performance reviews, frequent conversations and other method as appropriate. Be courageous in providing coaching or feedback for continuous performance improvement. Ensure that all Supply Chain staff members understand Procurement Policies, Processes, and Systems. Represent the SCM function on National Office Strategic Planning & Annual Business Planning process Develop, track, and evaluate procurement metrics including areas of spend analytics, procure-to-pay process, operational efficiencies, and supplier performance to drive procurement strategy development and implementation

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. A minimum of seven years of progressively responsible experience in procurement, contracts management, contracts administration and/or logistics, of which three (3) years of experience directly related to first-hand procurement and/or contracting is required

Education + Experience

  1. University Degree in Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Engineering, or Business Administration, Professional qualification in CIPS Master’s Degree in a related field is an added advantage