Manufacturing / FMCG / Industrial

Assistant Manager – Purchase in a Leading Flexible Packaging Manufacturing Company

Ascentech Services Limited – Our client, a leading flexible Packaging Manufacturer, is recruiting suitable candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Assistant Manager – Purchase

Location: Sagamu, Ogun
Employment Type: Full-time
Industry: FMCG – Flexible Packaging

Job Description

  • Our client is in need of an adept Assistant Manager that will assist and provide support to the Purchase Manager and the department as a whole for the Purchase and procurement of materials and services in a cost-effective and time-bound manner.


  • HND / B.Sc. in Mechanical or Material Science or any other related field from a reputed institute
  • Minimum of 8 years working experience, preferably from food processing, FMCG, packaging
  • Basic knowledge of VAT and WHT
  • Critical thinking and Judgment skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Time management, Integrity and loyalty
  • Multi skill and multi-tasking
  • Result oriented
  • Techno commercial knowledge will be plus
  • Good knowledge of materials
  • Conversant with packing material, pallets, plywood, LDPE films as well logistics etc.
  • Problem Analysis and Problem Solving
  • ERP knowledge will be plus
  • Sound knowledge about Nigerian market especially wood, pallets,
  • MIS
  • Stress management/resilience.


  • Should have a good understanding of Purchase procedure (P2P) -including PR, RFQ, Comparative, PO, Invoice processing
  • Handling purchase and supply of packing materials i.e., pallets, plywood, LDPE films, bubble films etc.
  • Must have a strong and proven supplier base for the packing materials
  • Handling sourcing of LDPE, PP materials
  • Demonstrates sound knowledge of local and upcountry transporters with a strong network of reliable transports
  • Receives PR/Indents from the user, evaluate.
  • Follow up on the RFQ and offer collection from the local market
  • Obtain Technical closure from respective users
  • Prepare Comparative statements, approvals and Purchase orders and service contracts.
  • Market survey and intelligence reports
  • Perform jobs/tasks assigned by Purchase manager to achieve common goal/objective of the organization
  • Monitor pending PO/PR
  • Monthly reconciliation of the PR/PO
  • Submission of relevant documents i.e. PO, MRN, Invoice to finance.

Deadline: 16th August, 2021.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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