Jumia Group Job Recruitment – Grocery Buyer

Grocery Buyer | Jumia Group | Job Location: Lagos

Read more about the hiring company and view other existing opportunities


Job Objective:

As the Grocery buyer you will be responsible for the supply and inventory management of brands in the Grocery category. You will be working with the commercial teams to ensure correct inventory levels at all times – creating POs, matching inventory to demand and working with the supplier and Jumia services to inbound stock in a timely manner.


Responsibilities:

  • Make sure POs are raised and sent to the vendors.
  • Develop supply plans to onboard into Jumia warehouses.
  • Manage delivery flows with vendors (from order to delivery).
  • Check and validate orders offered by the sales team based on sales history, seasons and upcoming campaigns.
  • Monitor and analyze inventory based on key inventory management KPIs.
  • Develop action plans in coordination with the sales team to optimize stocks.

Required Skills:

  • +5years buying experience in a leading Supermarket/Ecommerce platform.
  • Knowledge of stock management
  • Knowledge of Supply Chain management
  • Proficiency in Office 365 with an advanced level in Excel
  • A strong analytical sense and reasoning ability
  • Good resistance to stress
  • Good communication skill

We offer:

  • A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment
  • The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world
  • An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply