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Procurement Manager at PepsiCo Nigeria


PepsiCo – In 1965, Donald Kendall, the CEO of Pepsi-Cola, and Herman Lay, the CEO of Frito-Lay, recognized what they called “a marriage made in heaven,” a single company delivering perfectly-salty snacks served alongside the best cola on earth. Their vision led to what quickly became one of the world’s leading food and beverage companies: PepsiCo. Our company is made up of seven divisions: PepsiCo Beverages North America; Frito-Lay North America; Quaker Foods North America; Latin America; Europe; Africa, Middle East and South Asia; and Asia Pacific, Australia/New Zealand and China. Each of these divisions has its own unique history and way of doing business.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Procurement Manager

Auto req ID: 281990BR
Location: Nigeria
Job Type: Regular
Categories: Purchasing and Procurement
Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable

Job Description

  • Assures supply and quality.
  • Sources – Packaging, Grains, Flour, Oils, Ingredients (Local and Imported).
  • Supports local business to solve any supply issues. Understands and manages the category contract requirements related to supply chain.
  • Build Sourcing/Procurement AOP (Volumes, Price, Spend and Productivity)
  • Supports the execution of change projects that are required to deliver productivity targets or support market innovation.
  • Builds local network to ensure global strategy meets local needs “think globally, act locally”
  • Informs and provides feedback about market and/or category insights
  • Supports the development of a competitive supplier landscape through effective execution of SRM.
  • Delivers productivity and cash flow targets to deliver business plan.
  • Risk Management and BCP.
  • Executes Localization strategy across all categories.
  • Supports the execution of local category strategies that create competitive advantage for the business.
  • Understands the KPI’s of local suppliers in terms of service, quality, and productivity and provides actionable data to MSO / COE Category leads and buyers to drive supplier performance.
  • Supports the MSO / COE Category Lead in the execution of local key productivity initiatives.
  • Analyzes the financial implications of local business strategies related to Innovation and Base Business execution and supply chain initiatives and provides actionable insight to ensure appropriate trade-off decisions.
  • Executes aligned global procurement sub categories strategies, to create competitive advantages.

Qualifications / Requirements
Key Skills / Experience Required:

  • Tertiary qualification (Procurement, Business, Engineering, Supply Chain).
  • Computer literacy.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in Procurement/Supply Chain/ Finance/Business Roles.
  • Category Knowledge and Strategy Development.
  • Productivity Management.
  • Supplier Negotiations and Supplier Relationship Management.
  • Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
  • RFP/ RFQ.
  • Analytics and Modeling.
  • Ability to work in a pressurised environment.
  • Strong administration skills.
  • Negotiation and Commercial Contracting.
  • Commodity Playbook Development and Risk Management.
  • Complex Business Resolution and Supplier Conflict Resolution.
  • Influencing and Communicating.
  • Legal Control and Application (Transalet Commercial terms into contracts)


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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