Sourcing Head-Agri Products Senior Level

Big Mart
Location: Kathmandu
Salary: Negotiable Views:2813
Posted Date: 2018-12-16 Deadline: 2019-03-14
  • Nos. of Opening : 1
  • Location : Kathmandu
  • Working Position : Senior Level
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Logistics / Supply Chain / Procurement
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

The Sourcing Head-Agri Products will be responsible for developing and implementing the overall sourcing strategy for Agri Products. You must be familiar with the overall category of Agri Products especially fruits and vegetables including growing areas, varieties, growing practices, production volumes, pricing, and supply chains. You’ll play a pivotal role in sourcing agri products directly from farms and establishing a solid supply chain infrastructure to deliver year-round smooth delivery of Agri products.

Your role shall be, but not limited to:

  • Work closely with Agribusiness head to design and implement a sustainable sourcing strategy of agriproducts.
  • Develop and establish a network of collection centers
  • Develop and supervise a team of collection center managers and sourcing executives
  • React quickly to changing markets/conditions of vegetables and seasonal fruits to ensure that the demands are met at the right prices and quality
  • Create linkages and develop strong relationship with farmers and local communities and work with them to ensure smooth supply of yearly demand of Agri Products

Job Specification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture; Masters in Agriculture/Business studies with specialization in Agribusiness preferred
  • Good exposure to major Agri products collection centers throughout the country will be an advantage.
  • Prior experience of establishing collection centers will be a big advantage
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and a team player
  • Willingness to travel extensively

Apply Instructions

Interested and Qualified candidates are requested to apply online or send their updated CV, copies of academic certificates at hr@bigmart.com.np

Organization Summary

Big Mart is a retail grocery business chain in Nepal with a legacy of 8 years of excellence in providing a wide range of daily necessities like groceries, fresh fruits, toiletries etc to its valued customers. Today Big Mart has more than 26 stores conveniently located in Kathmandu and Lalitpur and more to open in coming days.

Industry Type FMCG Company
Location Lazimpat
Organization Size 50-100
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