Procurement Officer

IHS Towers

Dubai, UAE

Ref: SP748-03

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time


To support P2P process optimisation and best practice across IHS, perform PO processing and creation / maintenance of vendor/supplier’s master data for the assigned entities.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

• Ensure compliance with procurement policy and procedures, monitoring and overseeing corporate procurement practices
• Identify and implement opportunities for continuous improvement in procurement related processes and practices to improve efficiency and enhance effectiveness
• Support with the strategic alignment with the retained organisation / Market
• Create Purchase Order and share to Supplier/Requester within the required Turn-Around-Time
• Manage queries and issues from both stakeholders and suppliers
• Track the status of Requisition and PO
• Explore for continuous process improvements and share best practices across teams
• Contribute to team metrics by achieving stated productivity and accuracy goals daily


Required Competencies

• Fluent Arabic speaker
• Good interpersonal skills and team player
• Can communicate fluently, swiftly and assertively
• Understanding of Procurement concepts and principles
• Target oriented with strong focus on meeting SLA Commitments
• Eye for detail and accuracy, Ability to bring and share best practice
• Expenses and Accounts Payable in-depth fusion knowledge and experience is required

Experience and Qualifications required

• Minimum 3-year Procurement experience across Industry, consulting or outsourcing organizations
• Global exposure or experience in working on geographically dispersed teams will be an advantage
• Studying or interested in studying towards professional qualification (desirable)

About the Company

IHS Towers is one of the largest independent owners, operators and developers of shared telecommunications infrastructure in the world by tower count and is the only towerco solely focused on the emerging markets. The Company has more than 30,500 towers across its nine markets, including Brazil, Cameroon, Colombia, Côte d’Ivoire, Kuwait, Nigeria, Peru, Rwanda and Zambia.

IHS has made significant investments in hybrid energy solutions including solar and the remote monitoring of networks through cutting edge network operating centers which monitor tower site performance.

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Procurement Officer salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 6,000

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience