NAME : ELIJAH KURIA KARIUKI
ADDRESS : P.O. BOX 16117-00610, NAIROBI.
TELEPHONE : 0720-654285/0722-672344.
EMAIL : kariukiekuria@yahoo.com

EDUCATION BACKGROUND 

JAN 2007- DEC 2008 : JOMO KENYATTA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY.    

Masters of Science in Procurement and Logistics Management (MSc. Procurement & Logistics Mgt)

JAN 2005 – DEC 2006                    :          LIMKOKWING UNIVERSITY OF CREATIVE 

        TECHNOLOGY  –  MALAYSIA 

          Bachelor of Business Administration 

          Honours (BBA Hons.) – Project Management

JAN 2004 – NOV 2005                     :          NEWPORT INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY 

 Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE 

FEB 2003 – FEB 2004 : International Post Graduate Diploma on Materials

Management (PGDIP.M.M).

CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE– 

BRITAIN.

APRIL 2002- FEB 2003                : International Honours Graduate Diploma on Materials 

Management. (H.G.DIP.M.M.)

APRIL 2002-DEC 2002               : International Diploma on Advanced Study of 

Management/ Administration.

JAN 2002 – OCT 2002 : International Diploma in Purchasing and 

Resourcing Management.

: International Diploma in Stores Management

and Stock /Inventory Control.

JAN 2001 – DEC 2001 : International Diploma on Computers in

Business and Management.

COLLEGE THE KENYA POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY

2001 – 2002 : Diploma in Supplies Management II.

  • – 2001 : Diploma in Supplies Management I
  • – 2000 : Advanced Certificate in Supplies Management 

1998 – 1999 : Certificate in Supplies Management.

 

HIGH SCHOOL ST JOSEPH’S HIGH SCHOOL

  •  – 1996 : Graduated Kenya Certificate of Secondary

 Education.

CURRENT OCCUPATION   

JUNE 2014- TO DATE : KISII UNIVERSITY 

POSITION ASSIGNED : ASS. LECTURER

: Lecturing Purchasing and Logistics units

Developed Certificate, Diploma, Masters and PhD in Purchasing and Logistics Management

Reviewed Bachelor of Purchasing & Supply Management curriculum 

JAN 2014 – AUG 2014 : KCA UNIVERSITY

POSITION ASSIGNED : PART-TIME LECTURER

Lecturing Master’s Degree in Supply Chain Management

2009 – TO DATE : JOMO KENYATTA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY

PhD in Supply Chain Management (Final Defense)

FIELD EXPERIENCE

MAR 2011- NOV. 2012 : BANK OF AFRICA LTD

P.O.BOX 69562-00400

NAIROBI

POSITION HELD : ADMINISTRATION MANAGER

DUTIES ASSIGNED                       : Provide management support, Cost management, Budget 

Formulation, Transport Management, Security Management, Engineering and re-engineering of systems in the company, Project management, Document handling management, Supplier management, Archiving of documents, Setting of procurement system, Inventory rationalization, variety reduction, Procurement planning, Procurement research, Training of staff, Negotiation of procurement contracts, Management of outsourced services, Liaison with local authorities for establishment and smooth running of the branches, Management of company assets, coding, Travelling arrangements, Telephony management, Monthly reporting, Form design, Setting of new branches, developing and overseeing the implementation of procurement strategies, Policies and Plans within the company, Preparation of contract documents, Preparation and maintenance of asset register, ensure optimal use of company assets and space, Insurance of assets, cost management, oversee distribution and safety of stocks in transit, conduct procurement research, payment to suppliers, secretary to the tender committee, disposal of obsolete items, supplier base analysis, ensure supplier performance, review of stock levels, managing consortia, continuous bench marking, management of company fleet, oversee administration function within the company .   

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR : HEAD OF OPERATIONS

MAR 2007 – FEB 2011 :           INSURANCE COMPANY OF EAST AFRICA LTD

                                                                       P.O. BOX 46143-00100 NAIROBI.    

POSITION HELD                            :       Assistant  Manager – Procurement & Administration

DUTIES ASSIGNED                          :           –     Overseeing the acquisition, storage and distribution function of the company in East Africa.

                                                                       –     Oversee the expansion, construction & maintenance of existing premises

  • Management of company assets and utilities                                                                  
  • Overseeing provision of support services                                                             
  • Provide best practice, advice and assistance on 
  • Purchasing matters to user departments
  • Provide framework policies, procedures and guidelines which promote value for money in procurement.
  • Provide a service by sourcing goods and services as requested, recommending appropriate preferred and approved suppliers.
  • Promote procurement professionalism by providing training for departmental purchasing staff.
  • Negotiate and manage contracts for goods and services used by more than one department and recommending appropriate preferred and approved suppliers.
  • Work with regional consortia, national and governmental organizations to achieve best value for money.
  • Manage the tender process in respect of all value tenders and offer management service in respect of lower value tenders.

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR : Human Resources & Administration Manager

19th JAN 2000 – FEB 2007             FAMILY BANK LIMITED

                                             P.O. BOX 74145 – 00200 NAIROBI.  

POSITION HELD                                      Procurement Officer

DUTIES ASSIGNED                              –     Manage the supplier and inventory databases 

  • Oversee the expansion, construction & maintenance of  existing premises
  • Conduct supplier appraisals and maintain a record of 
  • statutory information
  • Provide data on high value tenders to tender committee
  • Build strong and ethical relationships with suppliers
  • Manage a store of commonly used items and purchase 
  • other none commonly used items as required
  • Advise of any changes of legislation when they impact on purchasing 
  • Liaise with the professional certified bodies on latest policy and practices.
  • Management of company assets, 
  • Fleet management and control
  • Asset management and disposal                                          

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR : Administration manager

SEPT. 2012 – DEC 2014 : HOMELAND (K) LTD

P.O. BOX 16117-00610

NAIROBI

POSITION HELD : LEAD CONSULTANT

SCOPE OF CONTRACT : Development of procurement policy manual,

Development of asset register, Centralize purchasing

function, assist in the development of procurement

package module, Set suppliers appraisal mechanism,

Develop end to end document handling procedures,

Develop fleet management system and develop document

storage and retrieval procedure.

PERSONAL INTERESTS

MEMBERSHIP : – Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supplies 

Management C.I.P.S

Automobile Association of Kenya AAK

Kenya institute of Supply Management

PARTNENT INFORMATION

CURRENT SALARY : Negotiable

AVAILABILITY : 0720-654285.