Job Vacancy: Head of Procurement and Logistics Job at Jake Riley Limited

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Job Vacancy: Job title: Head of Procurement and Logistics Job at Jake Riley Limited

Job description: Jake Riley Limited is a leading international consultancy that helps leading companies, public sector bodies and social sector organisations in Nigeria to build, improve their performance and tackle the challenges they face. We have the unique ability to connect clients with their target audience and create direct access to qualified prospects. Our team of experts have a wide range and depth of experience in key business issues and can advise our clients on their key strategic issues as well as help solve their toughest and most critical business problems.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Head of Procurement and Logistics

Job Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description
Strategic Planning:

  • Develop and implement procurement and logistics strategies aligned with organizational goals.
  • Collaborate with senior management to integrate procurement and logistics plans into overall business strategies.

Procurement Management:

  • Lead the procurement team in sourcing and selecting suppliers for goods and services. Negotiate contracts, terms, and conditions with suppliers to achieve favorable agreements.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with key vendors.

Logistics and Supply Chain:

  • Oversee end-to-end logistics operations, including transportation, warehousing, and distribution.
  • Optimize supply chain processes to ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of goods. Monitor and analyze logistics performance metrics and implement improvements.

Budget Management:

  • Develop and manage budgets for procurement and logistics activities.
  • Implement cost-saving initiatives without compromising quality and efficiency.

Compliance and Risk Management:

  • Ensure compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and company policies.
  • Identify and mitigate risks in the supply chain and procurement processes.

Team Leadership:

  • Provide leadership and direction to the procurement and logistics teams.
  • Foster a collaborative and high-performance work environment.
  • Mentor and develop team members to enhance their skills and capabilities.

Supplier Relationship Management:

  • Evaluate supplier performance and implement improvement strategies.
  • Conduct regular supplier assessments to ensure adherence to quality and service standards.

Continuous Improvement:

  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement best practices.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and technologies to enhance operational efficiency.


  • Must have Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field. Master’s degree is a plus.
  • Proven experience in procurement and logistics management, with a minimum of 7 years in a leadership role.
  • Strong negotiation, contract management, and strategic planning skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of supply chain processes and best practices.
  • Solid understanding of Oil and Gas tendering requirements
  • Must be able to multi-task and simultaneously handle important tasks.
  • Proficiency in inventory management, Cost control and budgeting
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to make informed decisions in a fast- paced and dynamic environment.
  • Familiarity with procurement software and ERP systems
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills, fostering Positive and collaborative work Environment.

Location: Nigeria

Job date: Sat, 13 Jan 2024 06:32:55 GMT

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