Our client, The University of Lagos Holding Company (UNIHOLD) is a fully registered private limited liability company with several subsidiaries, including, University of Lagos Ventures Limited, University of Lagos Press & Bookshop Limited and the University of Lagos Pharmaceutical Limited. The aim of each subsidiary is to maintain and promote vigorous and sustainable growth based on delivering a high quality service to its clientele.
Due to restructuring, UNIHOLD is looking to recruit a Procurement Manager for its Guest House & Conference Centre. The Procurement Manager will be responsible for buying the best quality equipment, goods and services for the company at the most competitive rates.
The challenges are fresh, the atmosphere is high energy and the growth opportunities are endless. Are you versatile and cool under pressure? Does your “can do” attitude prevail over a fast-paced work environment? We are on the look out for you.
Responsible for buying the best quality equipment, goods and services for the company at the most competitive rates.
Good spoken and written communication skills
Excellent negotiating and networking skills
Mathematical ability, to work with figures and budgets
Good judgement and analytical ability
An organised approach
Accuracy and attention to detail
Good business sense
Leadership skills and the ability to work well as part of a team
The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
Minimum Qualification / Experience:
Minimum five 3 years of progressively responsible business experience, including supervisory and management responsibilities.
Hotel purchasing experience preferred.
Food and Beverage Purchasing and Procurement experience recommended.
A relevant Bachelor's Degree from a recognised University
Should have a proven track record in buying materials from the assigned product group and has knowledge of the relevant markets
Has commercial acumen to recognize and act upon opportunities and has strong negotiating skills.
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