Byte

On-demand food delivery from dark kitchens in Pakistan.

Procurement Officer

Location
Lahore, Pakistan
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
Any (new grads ok)
Apply to Byte and hundreds of other fast-growing YC startups with a single profile.
Apply to role ›

About the role

Procurement officers are responsible for evaluating suppliers, products, and services, negotiating contracts, and ensuring that approved purchases are cost-efficient and of high quality.

Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing and supervising employees and all activities of the purchasing department.
  • Preparing plans for the purchase of equipment, services, and supplies.
  • Following and enforcing the company's procurement policies and procedures.
  • Reviewing, comparing, analyzing, and approving products and services to be purchased.
  • Managing inventories and maintaining accurate purchase and pricing records.
  • Maintaining and updating supplier information such as qualifications, delivery times, product ranges, etc.
  • Maintaining good supplier relations and negotiating contracts.
  • Researching and evaluating prospective suppliers.
  • Preparing budgets, cost analyses, and reports.

Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelors in STEM or Business subjects.
  • 2+ years of experience as a procurement officer or in a similar position is preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • Good analytical and strategic thinking skills.
  • Attention to detail.

Why you should join Byte

Byte is building on-demand food delivery from dark kitchens. Our vision is to make food-delivery more affordable and accessible in Pakistan. Byte is Pakistan’s first consumer startup to get into Y Combinator, and is backed by top Silicon Valley VCs and senior executives from Uber and McDonald’s.

Byte
Founded:2021
Team Size:30
Location:Lahore, Pakistan
Founders
Safee Shah
Safee Shah
CEO