Digicel Group Senior Regional Procurement in Jamaica

Digicel Group is a total communications and entertainment provider with operations in 32 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 16 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$5 billion worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.

Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Haiti, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea and Trinidad and Tobago which focus on educational, cultural and social development programmes.

The_ Digicel 2030_ global transformation programme sees it promising customers a completely new communications and entertainment experience made possible by a more agile, customer-centric application of resources and investment.

Digicel is one of the first communications and entertainment providers in the world to initiate a wide scale transformation agenda. The core elements of the Digicel 2030 transformation see it undertaking a complete re-design of the organisational structure; putting customers in control and making a commitment to deliver a superior superfast network experience.

Visitwww.digicelgroup.com for more information.

Job Title:Senior Regional Procurement _ Location:Group Caribbean – Jamaica _ Expected Starting Period:Third Quarter 2017

Summary/Objective: TheSenior Regional Procurement role requires an individual who will define the regional commodity strategy, implement the regional purchasing strategy and objectives for his/her commodity. Additionally, the individual will be responsible formanaging and executing the sourcing and request for quotation process at regional level for his/ her commodity. Importantly, you will be required to deliver the inputs for purchasing controlling.

Qualifications:

  • _Masters of BusinessAdministration _
  • Over 5 years of experience in procurement
  • Sound knowledge of the procurement system
  • Solid purchasing knowledge
  • Basic legal & financial knowledge
  • Understanding of commodities that he/ she is responsible for
  • Understanding of commodity market dynamics and supplier market
  • Understanding of local structure, political expectations, decision making policies and budgeting process

Job Title: Senior Regional Procurement

Job Function: Procurement

Location: Jamaica