• Kakamega County Water and Sanitation Company
  • Kakamega County, Kenya
  • Oct 02, 2017 - Oct 13, 2017
Full time Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities


  • Preparation and implementation of annual procurement plans for the Company;
  • Ensure smooth, speedy and efficient procurement of goods and services;
  • Ensure stocks control; iv. Ensure timely receipt and processing of requisitions from user departments;
  • Lead in floatation of quotation and invitations of bidders;
  • Ensure economy, efficiency and effectiveness in purchasing;
  • Initiate review of procurement policies, regulations and standards;
  • Undertake marketing surveillance of relevant products;
  • Review re-order levels and monitor the movement of stores;
  • Establish a suppliers’ register developed from the results of annual tenders;
  • Advice management on the best procurement practices.

Requirements for Appointment


  • Bachelors’ degree in Commerce, Economics, Supplies Management or its equivalent with Five (5) years working experience;
  • Diploma in Procurement /Supply Chain Management with Ten (10) years working experience in a similar position;
  • Licensed Member of KISM;
  • Computer proficiency;
  • Report writing skills.

Applications must include a cover letter, CV, copies of academic certifications and / or testimonials. Applicants for the above positions are required to get clearance from the under listed organizations to meet requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

➢ Kenya Revenue Authority
➢ Higher Education Loans Board
➢ Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
➢ Criminal Investigation Department
➢ Credit Reference Bureau

Applications should be addressed to;

The Managing Director,
Kakamega County Water and Sanitation Company,
P.O. Box 1189 – 50100, Kakamega.

The position applied for should be indicated on top of the envelope.