@ Upridge Trading (Private) Limited
- Procurement & Logistics
- 7 years
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- Africa, Zimbabwe
- 657/28 Gokoro Street Zengeza 1 Chitungwiza, Harare Zimbabwe
- 42 Yrs
Talented professional with 18years of progressive accomplishments held senior management position from various organizations, held various roles within the supply chain management which include Procurement, Transport & Logistics, warehouse and Operation.
The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS)
Procurement and Supply
Jan 2010 - Sep 2012
1. Identifying the need and planning the purchase 2. Developing the specification 3. Selecting the purchasing method 4. Purchasing documentation 5. Inviting, clarifying and closing offers 6. Evaluating offers 7. Selecting the successful tenderer 8. Negotiations 9. Contract management 10. Evaluating the procurement process 11. Disposals
Procurement and Logistics
Upridge Trading (Private) Limited
Sep 2005 - Sep 2012 6 year 12 months
Responsible for the entire gamut of end-to-end Procurement, Supply Chain Management (SCM) & Contract Management function. Developed and implemented supplier specific strategies to drive performance for assigned suppliers on quality, delivery and cost objectives across the Companies businesses for the entire Purchase Network Floating of Tender / RFP / RFQ, Evaluating of Bids, Commercial Negotiations & Finalisation of RFQs for purchase of Equipment & Services for Telecom Network ZTE project (China). Strategic planning with close coordination with over 5 countries within 2 Regions (CHINA & AFRICA) to ensure smooth inventory setup. Managing Global Procurement & Sourcing teams across China, Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Botswana. Responsible for sourcing, supply and logistics arrangements facilitating cost-effective efficient procurement, inventory management and distribution of supplies and equipment. Ensure full compliance of contracts with organisation rules, regulations, policies and strategies including elaboration of the effective internal control, proper design and functioning of a procurement management. Negotiating & finalizing Price, Commercial Terms and Contract with Vendors. Ensure sound, accurate supply and logistics management systems, procedures and documentation as well as regular, accurate reporting to maintain the highest level of integrity, standards and accountability. Contract Management. Strengthen business processes through Internal Audit. Responsible for development of relationship with strategic vendors & managing strategic vendors. Manage supplier relationships at the strategic level Provide support on Sourcing on New Product introductions to help maintain company’s competitive advantage.