Job Category: Finance
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos

Assistant Procurement Officer

Role Overview:

Full-time, on-site, 5 days a week, with occasional evenings and weekends for special events. The role includes implementing procurement policies, procedures, and best practices to ensure regulatory compliance and achieve cost effective outcomes.

Responsibilities:

  • The Assistant Procurement Officer supports the organization by efficiently sourcing, negotiating and acquiring necessary goods and services.
  • Support procurement processes, including vendor identification, evaluation, and selection.
  • Evaluate vendor performance and provide feedback to the procurement team.
  • Prepare reports on procurement activities, including cost saving.
  • Identify and mitigate procurement-related risks.
  • Conduct market research to identify potential suppliers and stay informed about industry trends.

Qualification, Skills and Knowledge:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, Economics, Supply Chain Management, or a related field.
  • Two years’ experience in procurement, inventory management or supply chain Management.
  • Knowledge of procurement requirements, policies, and best practices.
  • Strong negotiations and communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong interpersonal relationship- building skills.
  • Familiarity with education-specific accounting software

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Safeguarding

Charterhouse Lagos is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment practices which are aligned with recommendations from the International Task Force on Child Protection. We aspire to the highest international standards of recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. All appointments are subject to interviews, identity checks, criminal record checks, social media checks and successful references.

Data Protection

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Diversity, Equality and Inclusion

At Charterhouse Lagos, we want everyone to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work, whilst remaining true to the culture and laws of Nigeria. Our recruitment processes are designed to prevent discrimination regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique.

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