Posted on :
6 Dec, 2010
6 Dec, 2010
MTN Group Limited (MTN Group) is a leading provider of communication services, offering cellular network access and business solutions. The MTN Group is listed in South Africa on the JSE under the Industrial – Telecommunications sector. MTN Nigeria Recruits Sourcing Officer
Job Title: Sourcing Officer
•Advise user departments and suppliers of MTN’s standard commercial terms and conditions
•Provide information on sourcing status to user department from time to time.
•Make recommendations to user department on sourcing options and solutions.
•Identify procurement saving possibilities
•Timely preparation of sourcing documents (RFQ, RFI and RFP)
•Negotiation with suppliers regarding the supply of goods and services for all items related to “core” activities
•Negotiation of pricing Frame Agreements, Price Books and Letters of Intent
•Preparation, issue, receipt and review of all “core” RFI, RFQ and RFP work.
•Provide input to periodic reports
Job Conditions: Open plan office Extended work hours when required. Unsociable hours especially during peak periods.
Reporting To: Sourcing Supervisor
•Minimum of 4 years post-graduation work experience in a reputable establishment with minimum of 3 years dealing with commercial contracts, negotiation, suppliers or accounts.
•Knowledge of telecommunications environment will be an advantage
Employment Status : Permanent
A bachelors degree in a numerate or related discipline Business/ Finance post graduate qualification will be an added advantage Professional certification in Purchasing and Supply Management will be an added advantage
This vacancy expires on 12/15/2010