Procurement Manager Job in Nigeria

 H & Y Furniture Manufacturers is a lifestyle design and space enhancement company dedicated to improving the lives of people wherever they live, work or play. As a full service furniture manufacturing company in Lagos Nigeria, we specialize in designing, manufacturing and installing modular furniture for all kinds of spaces – business, educational and residential projects.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Procurement Manager

Location: Ikorodu, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time
Directly Reports to: Managing Director, FOM, HR
Directly Supervises: Procurement officer


  • Responsible for various Procurement activities related to the operation of the business and will advise on strategies, research, requirements, and planning with a focus on cost optimization and high-performance ratios on products and services.

Strategy & Budget:

  • Embed the procurement strategy, objectives and programs into the longer-term strategic financial plans for the business
  • Provide a strategic, efficient and flexible procurement service which will deliver optimum value for money, cost savings and best quality of service
  • Create and implement regional procurement strategies that are innovative, cost-effective, and incorporate the growing complexities and challenges within industry
  • Analyze market and delivery systems in order to assess present and future material availability

Relationship Management:

  • Development of the vendors to ensure that all deliverables; cost, quality, technical support, process control, logistics and the overall service levels are achieved and ongoing improvements sustained
  • Develop key relationships with the businss stakeholders and supply partner to improve process
  • Nurtures relationships with suppliers to negotiate the best prices for company
  • Explore business opportunities and contribute to the develpoment of supply arrangement

General Operations Management:

  • Ensure goods purchased are in accordance with specified requirements and match given specifications by the clients or the project teams
  • Ensure goods purchased are in accordance with the company policies and procedures such as raising of PO’s etc

People Management:

  • Manage, coach and develop a high performing team that meets agreed objectives and delivers best practice results, added value and continuous improvements
  • Set departmental objectives/KPIs and review and assess ongoing performance of direct reports
  • Report on achievement of targets and identify any actions required

Process improvement:

  • Review current processes for procurement and make recommendations where appropriate.

Organisational Relationships:

  • Directly Reports to: Managing Director, FOM, HR
  • Directly Supervises: Procurement officer

Qualifications, Experience and Attributes

  • Good First Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or relevant discipline
  • Possession of a higher degree(s), such as M.Sc, MBA, is desirable
  • Minimum of five (5)years of proven working experience as a Procurement referably in a Furniture manufacturing environment
  • Strong strategic orientation
  • Strong operational orientation

Key Competency Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain effective working relationships across functions, organizations, and suppliers/vendors
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve complex process/systems problems
  • Demonstrated project management, project planning, scheduling, and tracking abilities
  • Ability to establish organizational objectives and relevant metrics
  • Experience giving presentations to senior executives
  • Strong influence/negotiation skills
  • Experienced in the creation, negotiation, and administration of contracts
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills

N200,000 - N350,000 monthly.

Application Closing Date
31st May, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the job title as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only qualified candidates should apply, so applicants are advised to read the Job description and qualifications very well before applying.