the main duties of a procurement officer include locating key suppliers, negotiating the company’s purchasing agreements and making sure their materials and products meet the company’s specifications.
Purchase goods or services that meet the quantity and quality expectations of the organization.
Evaluate and negotiate contracts with vendors.
Track inventory and restock goods when needed.
Stay up to date on industry trends and new products.
Compare available goods with industry trends to determine appropriate pricing.
Strong verbal and written communication skills are a requirement for Procurement Specialists.
The ability to plan, delegate and evaluate progress toward goals is necessary for managing these projects.
Procurement Specialists are in charge of negotiating vendor contracts, so they must understand price points and be able to negotiate effectively.
A Procurement Specialist must have strong problem-solving skills.
Must have atleast OND/HND/BSC Certificate.