Sourcing Executive (Network Active) at Airtel

June 23, 2021 0 Comments

Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. With headquarters in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 5 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers.

Sourcing Executive (Network Active)

Location: Lagos

Job Purpose

  • To monitor and manage the procurement of Network equipment and related materials and services at the right price, right quantity & quality from the most appropriate vendor at full cost of ownership to the benefit of Airtel to ensure good service delivery to its customers.

Key Accountabilities

  • Manage the processing of Network related contracts from project brief to contract completion in conjunction with the Legal department.
  • Manage the end to end Purchase Order process for procurement of goods and services within their area of responsibility in line with approved purchasing requests.
  • Manages vendor relationships in accordance with company guidelines, to support the realization of agreed procurement contracts & timelines for delivery.
  • Provide accurate information and guidance to managers and other staff in Support of the planning, budgeting and goal setting processes to establish procurement goals.
  • Manage price & contractual negotiations in line with favorable payment terms, statutory regulatory requirements, competitive pricing, quality assurance and delivery timelines favorable to the company.
  • Generation of required Procurement reports(spend & savings report, contract management report, Single source & emergency request report).
  • Manage sourcing process for recommending/identifying the most suitable vendors required for projects/tasks.
  • Provide payment support services.
  • Vendor Performance evaluation to ascertain vendor competence & capability.

Skills & Knowledge

  • Bachelor’s in Engineering.
  • Minimum of 7 years Telecoms Procurement experience.
  • Proactive attitude towards meeting objectives.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Good Ethical attributes.


How to apply

Interested and qualified? Go to Airtel on to apply