Procurement Manager Employment Opportunity – ANCA Biotech Ltd

Job Title:    Procurement Manager

Organisation: ANCA Biotech Ltd

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda


About US:

ANCA Biotech Ltd is an innovative In-Vitro Diagnostic company, providing a range of high quality diagnostic care and pathology services in a safe and secure environment. We are dedicated to improving the lives of people by providing the highest quality and yet affordable cutting-edge diagnostic solutions with discretion and timeliness.


Job Summary:  The Procurement Manager is responsible for the overall management and ownership of strategic and tactical procurement, to ensure that all operating supplies and services required by the company are available at the right time and quality in a cost effective and safe manner. Planning, implementation of processes, systems and procedures are essential in this role. The job holder is expected to be have high level of integrity, be ethical, provide leadership and coaching to the dynamic purchasing team.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Develop and implement cost effective departmental objectives, procurement policy and strategies
  • Implement sourcing and value creation strategies including risk mitigation plans
  • Procurement reporting, budgets and forecasts.
  • Maintain internal cost controls, develop cost mitigation strategies and promote cost saving culture
  • Develop supplier performance management systems and reporting
  • Participate in developing and implementing contractor safety management strategies and programs
  • Perform risk assessments on potential contracts and agreements
  • Develop sustainable procurement practices


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a University degree in Supply Chain, Procurement or Logistics (CIPS qualification would be preferable)
  • At least seven years of work experience in relevant position and responsibility
  • High level interpersonal skills, integrity and ethics
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills
  • Performance and result orientated
  • Ability to anticipate requirements and plan ahead
  • Target driven with cost saving mentality
  • Organised and structured approach to work
  • Team player with customer orientated approach
  • Previous experience in Medical, FMCG medical distribution industry would be advantageous
  • Health & Safety Knowledge would be an added advantage
  • Proficient user of Excel, Word, Power Point
  • Knowledge of accounting system (ie QuickBooks, SAP or Sage)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (i.e. fluency in English is a pre-requisite).


How to Apply:

All candidates should send their updated CVs to:  and indicate the JOB TITLE as Email Heading


Deadline: 12th April 2021 


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