Kitui County Textile Centre (KICOTEC) Job Opportunities: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER

Position: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER – KCT “03”: ONE POST – V/NO. 5/2020

Organisation: Kitui County Textile Centre (KICOTEC)

Location: Kitui County

Application Deadline: 27th January 2021

Remuneration and Terms of Service

Salary Scale: KES. 85,110 – 119,730 P.M.

House Allowance: KES. 21,000 P.M.

Commuter Allowance: KES. 12,000 P.M.

Annual Leave: 30 working days per financial year

Terms of Service: Three (3) years renewable contract

About the Organisation

Kitui County Textile Centre (KICOTEC) is a County Corporation established under the Kitui County Corporation Act, 2019.

Duties and responsibilities

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Supply Chain Manager will be responsible for:

  • Planning and coordinating Supply Chain Management activities in areas such as procurement, warehousing, distribution, disposal of stores and assets, market survey and research; procurement plans, inventory and stock control;
  • Coordinating the collection, collation and analysis of data from the industry players and make appropriate recommendations;
  • Managing Supply Chain Management issues emanating from clients and other stakeholders;
  • Coordinating stakeholder training on best procurement practices; and (v) Monitoring of the implementation of existing Supply Chain
  • Management policies, guidelines and procedures.

Required Qualifications and Competencies

For appointment to this position, a person should:

  • Be in possession of a Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Procurement and Contracts Management or its equivalent from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • Have at least ten (10) years’ relevant professional work experience, five (5) of which should have been in a Senior position or at a top management level in the Public Service or Private Sector, preferably in the Apparel Industry;
  • Be a member of Kenya Institute of Supplies Management (KISM) and in good standing; and
  • Possession of a relevant Master’s degree from a university recognized in Kenya.

Application Procedure

Applicants will be required to satisfy all the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 and avail clearances from the following institutions:

  • Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI)
  • Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

To be considered, your application must be received by not later than 27th January 2021 at KICOTEC Offices, Along Syongila Road and addressed to:

The Chairperson

Kitui County Textile Centre

(KICOTEC) Board of Directors

P.O Box 72-90200 KITUI


Through the following email address


Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview.

KICOTEC is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

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