Procurement Specialist

58 Avenue Andrianampoinimerina, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
06/14/2018 09:21:23

Company


Nivo SA is a Madagascar based and owned manufacturing company. We build and sell state-of-the-art liquid soaps for household cleaning under the brand name Nickel™.
Back in 2001, we produced the first ever liquid dish soap of Madagascar and have remained the market leader.  

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Initiate, follow-up and complete the buying process of raw materials (that is to say complete the full procurement cycle), ensuring that our quality expectations are met

  • Set-up appropriate processes and proactively act to ensure there is an adequate stock of raw material and prevent shortages at all costs

  • Continuously seek for better prices to ensure that we remain ahead of the competition

  • Continuously seek for ways to reduce our environmental impact while maintaining costs as low as possible

  • Make sure our buying process is respectful to everyone involved. We are against anti-competitive practices, child labor and animal cruelty.

  • Build strategic partnership with suppliers to ensure long term benefits and competitive advantages

  • Use best tools money can buy (think alibaba.com) to source products globally and get covered against frauds and delays

  • Collaborate with the R&D team and find creative ways to optimise raw material usage in order to cut costs without sacrificing quality

Profile


  • Can read and write in English, French and Malagasy

  • At ease with Word and Excel or equivalent tools

We value diversity in our team so even if you don’t match 100% of those criteria but feel like you can do the job, feel free to get in touch with us.Moreover we appreciate spontaneous applications from everywhere and won’t rest until we give a feedback to every application within 10 business days.