Buyer in Airtel Zambia PLC Lusaka, Lusaka Province, Zambia

Full Time

Website Airtel Zambia PLC

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Airtel Networks Zambia Plc seeks to recruit a Buyer who will be responsible for the procurement of network and IT equipment and services.


  • Procure goods and services in line with approved purchasing requests in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Manage the relations with vendors and internal customers in accordance with company guidelines to support the realization of agreed procurement contracts and achievement of successful employee engagement score.
  • Manage and upload local contracts in CMS and maintain procurement contract administration.
  • Creativity and Innovation for Cost Optimization.
  • Vendor Performance Evaluation Management and provision of accurate information to line manager and Functional Head.


Educational Qualifications & Functional / Technical Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/IT or Business with technical experience.
  • Must be a member of the Zambia Institute of Purchasing and Supply (ZIPS) and the Chartered Institute of Professional Supply (MCIPS).

Relevant Experience:

  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar position.


  • Able to perform in a performance driven organization
  • Preferably knowledge in ERP/Oracle for SCM operations
  • Able to handle, prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
  • Able to manage expectations of multiple stakeholders – partners, vendors and internal customers
  • High personal standards and goal oriented
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent and effective communications skills, both orally and in writing
  • Computer literate
  • Relationship management
  • Analytical skills.

Airtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is non-discriminatory on the basis of race, gender, disability, ethnic grouping.

Please note that due to the high volume of applications received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Company: Airtel Zambia PLC

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Lusaka, Lusaka Province, Zambia

Application Deadline: N/A

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