Bahamas Power and Light Nassau, The Bahamas
Jul 17, 2018Full Time
Job Title: Director-Supply Chain A vacancy exists within Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) for the position of Director-Supply Chain. The job is responsible for the development and implementation of the supply chain management strategy for Bahamas Power and Light Company Ltd, the job provides direction and management of the procurement system, purchases orders, cost reduction initiatives, and oversees critical supply chain support functions. The incumbent will achieve Company objectives by: Ensuring that all aspects of Supply Chain are strategic for supplier long term solvency, obsolescence, logistics, new vendor selection, engineering design, supplier quality development and commodity management Establishing and directing a full scope of material logistics, and processes to provide customers with on time delivery of materials Developing annual business plans and preparing operating budgets and targets for the division Providing leadership and communications to attract retain and inspire associates to maintain highly qualified and motivated associates Ensuring all performance evaluations, coaching, training, development support, employee relations, and conflict resolution are implemented in a timely and satisfactory manner Monitoring the progress of associates' work to ensure deliverables meet customer requirements and is in compliance with BPL Policies and Procedures Directing material procurement for investment recovery processes and procedures to satisfy the needs of the company and complying with industry best practices Managing the commodity team program to develop standard products and pre-defined, preferred business arrangements. Responsible for the success of the commodity team approach Ensuring non-standard transactions are executed in accordance with the Company's policies Maintaining confidential information regarding sensitive cost proposals, contract terms and conditions, employees salaries etc. Job requirements include but not limited to: A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Management or equivalent qualifications (MBA desirable) Experience in developing and implementing purchasing/ buying procedures within a large organization Knowledge of business statistical analysis Knowledge of material management and logisitics Knowledge of custom tarrifs Knowledge of shipping and transportation procedures Knowledge of supply contracts Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing Good judgement and sound reasoning ability Good report writing skills Good time management skills Only candidates meeting the criteria will be contacted.