Supply Chain Manager Employment Opportunity – Uganda Baati Ltd

Job Title:     Supply Chain Manager
Organisation: Uganda
Baati Ltd
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to:
Business Head/CEO
About US:
Uganda Baati Ltd is
a member of the Safal Group of companies – Africa’s largest producer of steel
roofing and the pioneer in the production of Aluminium Zinc coated steel on the
continent. The company is a leading manufacturer of roofing sheets and allied
products with branches in Kampala, Arua and Tororo.
Job Summary:  The Supply Chain Manager will oversee and lead
overall supply chain strategy and execution.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Participate in existing and new product planning processes to assure
    timely acquisition of materials to support timely delivery of materials.
  • Analysing sales, inventory, and production trends to identify and
    implement actions that will increase order fill-rates, reduce on-hand
    inventory levels, reduce product ageing, and reduce wasted/non-moving
  • Procurement
  • Study market trends on pricing, shipping practices and other
    patterns in the industry directly affecting procurement and advise the
    management accordingly.
  • Plan shipment and procurement schedules with vendors to ensure
    timely material and service availability in plants.
  • Ensure completion of pre-Import formalities such as order
    confirmation on vendors, LCs, pre-shipment inspection requirements on
  • Ensure that the goods are correctly classified at Customs and the
    correct Import Duties and Taxes paid.
  • Manage inventory and establish controls to ensure UBL is operating
    at the highest level of performance based on key performance metrics and
    minimized supply chain risk.
  • Communicating with team members and internal and external clients
    regarding material delivery and distribution, and accuracy of inventory
Supply Chain
  • Ensure that compliance requirements for Imports and bonded Warehouses
    are met and proper records are maintained.
  • Ensure the proper utilization, maintenance, and follow up of the
    fleet as well as control and management of the cost of the fleet (fuel,
    maintenance and repairs).
  • Ensure that all subordinates and end users are fully knowledgeable
    in relevant importation laws, procedures, tariffs and duties licenses.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Procurement and
    Supply Chain with a minimum of five years of work experience in supply
    chain management logistics within a commercial environment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge on use of ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)
  • Demonstrate working relationship with Uganda Revenue Authority (URA)
    including knowledge of AEO (Authorized Economic Operator) procedures.
  • Ability to establish and maintain good customer relationships, both
    internally and externally at all levels.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and eligible applicants should submit their applications and CV to
The Human Resource Manager via Email to and use the
subject line  “Position Title.” Female candidates are
encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 8th December 2018   
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