Purchase Manager

Full Time
EXPIRES 22 Jan, 2022

Job Location

Kingston, Barrack Street - Georgetown


Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced purchasing manager to handle our company's procurement activities. The purchasing manager's responsibilities include developing purchasing strategies, maintaining positive relationships with suppliers, coordinating with internal teams regarding their supply needs, and overseeing the purchasing team in their daily activities. To be successful as a purchasing manager you should be able to manage and optimize purchasing activities and processes. An outstanding purchasing manager should have excellent leadership abilities and be able to negotiate the best possible deals with suppliers.



  • Diploma in business administration or a related field.
  • Driving License is a must, Local knowledge of various hardware store in Georgetown
  • Experience as a purchasing manager or in a similar position.
  • Deep knowledge of inventory and supply chain management.
  • Supervisory and management experience.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong critical thinking and negotiation skills.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently.

Key Purchaser Manager Skills

  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Detail Spotting
  • Prioritizing
  • Negotiation
  • Flexibility and Adaptability
  • Integrity
  • Persistence


Job Duties and Responsibilities: 

Goal of Purchase officer:

Purchasing officers are responsible for obtaining and managing sources of supply for the products and services SURIBET and operations requires to operate. To identify suppliers that offer the best service, purchasing officers set and monitor goals for quality, cost, value and reliability. They also set goals to improve the efficiency and cost of purchasing within their own organization.

Job descriptions:

  • A purchasing job starts with research. Purchasers must be familiar with what’s out there, what it cost, and how it can benefit the company.
  • Purchasers look for the best combination of quality, price, payment terms and delivery speed. They then negotiate contracts and policies with suppliers. They also monitor deliveries to ensure compliance with contracts. If good are defective or unacceptable, they contact vendors to work out concessions and solutions
  • Obtains requirements by verifying, preparing, and forwarding purchase orders; verifies receipt of items; authorizes payment.
  • Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives.
  • Forwards available inventory items by verifying stock; scheduling delivery.
  • Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items.
  • Obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders.
  • Verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers.
  • Authorizes payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation
  • Keeps information accessible by sorting and filing documents.
  • Provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.

Accomplishes purchasing and organization mission by completing related results as needed

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Please call +5926324214, Email at: sanket.balgi@bluebridgeinc.com

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Blue Bridge Inc.


The Blue Bridge Inc. is an integrated company promoting Hospitality industry in Guyana. Our brand of Hotels & Resorts strives towards continuously and consistently delighting our guests with excellent hospitality and services by creating pleasant memories, while promoting sustainability in the areas of water, waste and energy management, strengthening our community relations and assuring good returns to the environment at large. For people who 'care', The Blue Bridge Inc. is the brand that goes out of its way to deliver authentic and enriching experiences the promise is a premium standard of amenities and service with a true passion for the environment. In a world where guests require proactive, individualized service, The Blue Bridge Inc. will deliver much more. Luxury with elegance and personalized service, and all the contemporary facilities packaged together with minimal impact on the environment. Being 'environmentally sensitive' comes from our key beliefs. The Hotel will target the Business and Leisure Traveler, State of the art Banqueting facility for the Conventions and the Social Functions as well as a local and international Culinary experience for patrons and leisure facilities for the family environment, We Aim to be the best In the Hospitality & the Luxury Services sector, we thrive on our rich experience of Operating in this sector in Eastern Europe, East Africa & Suriname.
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