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Head of Supply Chain Management at KWS - Naivasha

Recours 4 Kenya
Full Time
Supply Chain

Organization Name: KWS

Job Title:Head of Supply Chain Management

Job Type: Full Time

Job Category: Supply Chain

  • Duties & Responsibilities
  • Implement the Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act regulations and all related statutes on public procurement for the Institution and ensuring adherence to procedures, rules and regulations.
  • Oversee the development and implementation of supply chain management policies, plans and strategies.
  • Implement tender awards decisions by the Director General and decisions made by the disposal committees.
  • Analyze supply chain management structures and systems; initiating and developing supply chain management policies and performance improvement strategies that are adaptive to the changing environment and technology.
  • Advise the accounting officer on supply chain management matters and ensuring high professional supply chain management standards.
  • Oversee staff within department directly and indirectly.
  • Coordinate procurement operations.
  • Plan and coordinate supply chain management activities in areas of procurement and disposal of stores and ensures that goods procured for the institution meet tender specifications.
  • Propose membership of the relevant committees under the Act/Regulations to the Director General for appointment.
  • Monitor the procurement functions at parks and outreach stations and taking prompt actions.
  • Determine the mode of procurement method and giving appropriate instructions.
  • Review and write professional opinion for tenders to the Director General for awards.
  • Review and approve evaluation for the quotations.
  • Supervise, appraise and ensure appropriate training of staff in the Department.
  • Perform any other duties that may be assigned by the Director General from time to time.Job Requirements
  • Masters degree in Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Administration or equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Procurement, Supply Chain

    Management, Logistics, Business Administration or equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution.

  • Membership with a relevant professional body.
  • Minimum ten (10) years working experience three (3) of which must have been in senior management level.How to Apply
  • For more information and job application details, see; KWS Head of Supply Chain Management Jobs in Naivasha, KenyaDirector General
    Kenya Wildlife Service
    P. O. Box 40241 – 00100
    Nairobi, Kenya.
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  • Short-listed candidates will be required to obtain and be in possession of the following documents at the interview stage:-
  • Police Clearance Certificate.
  • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority.
  • Clearance from Higher Education Loans Board (Where applicable).
  • Clearance from Kenya Credit Reference Bureau.NB: The Service shall submit names of all shortlisted candidates to EACC for integrity verification as per the new guideline hence submission of self-declaration form is not a mandatory requirement at this stage.
  • KWS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to implementing affirmative action.
  • In this regard, youth, women, people living with disabilities and those from marginalized groups with requisite qualifications are encouraged to apply.
  • Applications without relevant qualifications, copies of documentation/details as sought for will not be considered.
  • Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification.
  • Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted.


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