MTN Nigeria – The leader in telecommunications in Nigeria, and a part of a diverse community in Africa and the Middle East, our brand is instantly recognizable. It is through our compelling brand that we are able to attract the right talents who we carefully nurture by continuously improving our employment offerings even beyond reward and recognition.
The Job : Officer, Procurement Support
Job Status: Full Time Job,Graduate/Exp
Officer, Procurement Support is part of the Sourcing department at the Opco and would support the Sourcing process. This process covers activities related to development and management of Sourcing Standards, end to end vendor evaluation & selection (from RFI to RFP) and management of procurement agreements. These processes would involve interactions with SCM Centers of Excellence (CoE).
Officer, Procurement Support would support the Manager, Sourcing and would be involved in the following sub-functions:
Supplier registration and qualification
Sourcing master data maintenance
Category needs and spend analysis
eSourcing Event End to End Management
Resolution Creation and approval follow up
Create/ maintain pre-qualification questionnaires/ Request for Information (RFI) / surveys / Request for Proposal (RFP) / Request for Quotation (RFQ)/ auctions
Ensure execution of day to day operations at the Opco and resolve operational issues
Improve productivity and quality through leading practice initiatives
Participate and provide inputs in project status meetings
Propose operational changes and provide associated user impact assessment
Participate and provide inputs in operational meetings
Set up and manage adhoc meetings for day to day operational requirements
Liaise with supplier to obtain / update relevant information for supplier registration / qualification and management
Act as a first point of contact with supplier for sourcing and supplier management related information/ queries Identify potential sensitive issues and escalate it to the appropriate level
Provide assistance in managing supplier compliance and profile audit and assessing supplier risk
Gather information from various sources like oracle, internal stakeholders and external stakeholders on supplier performance
Provide compliance reports to stakeholders
Normal MTNN working conditions
May be required to work extended hours
Open plan office
Requirements, Experience & Training
First degree in Supply Chain Management or any related discipline
CSCP (Certified Supply Chain Professional)
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in an area of specialisation; with experience working with others
Experience working in a medium organization Training: Any training specific to Supply Chain Management will be an added advantage.
BEd, B.Sc, BTech or HND.