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Supplier Performance Manager - Telkom

EXECUTIVE

Nairobi

1 month ago


Job Description

Role Purpose: The role ensures reactively and proactively the development of our key suppliers. Partnering with buyers, Category Managers for Supplier due diligence, approval, and Supplier Performance Review and Capacity & Risk analysis. Take the lead on crisis management and lead or contribute to the problem solving. Drives development activities at suppliers according to core competencies (Supply chain, Procurement, Quality, Product) or coordinate with other function if there is a need of specific competencies.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Key Duties and Responsibilities Ensures that registered suppliers address the need of the organization according to the business plans Ensures that registered supplier performance is tracked and reviewed regularly by Project Leads/ Supply Chain
  2. Conduct timely assessments of supplier contracts and change orders to identify areas of potential non-compliance, adverse supplier performance and other issues that could have an adverse impact to the company in order to effectively communicate, track and abate Supplier risk elements
  3. On board new suppliers / partners who supports innovation partnerships and alliances Maintain and continually update the vendor database, timeously resolve disputes with vendors and contractors to prevent delays in service delivery
  4. Develop and implement an approved supplier list, introducing vendor assessment techniques to measure performance and quality of supply
  5. Performance management reports and procurement progress tracking for special projects
  6. Coordinate with Category Manager (Direct) for agile process flow for special projects Create policies and procedures to govern supplier performance system and achieve compliance
  7. Coordinate with Legal, Contracts, Sourcing and other stakeholders as necessary to ensure continuity of services
  8. Implement supplier rating system and performance management across the business
  9. Implement metrics, monitoring and reports using supplier scorecards for key suppliers
  10. Provide education and training
  11. Conduct supplier kick-off meetings

Education + Experience