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Amos Okasida

Amos Okasida

Nickname: 'Siderson JR'

Country Procurement Head, ETG - Uganda


Currently resides in: Nairobi, Kenya

Born in Nairobi Kenya

An Agro-commodities trader with more than 5 years’ experience dealing in Cereals and Pulses, offering extensive Procurement, Operations, Quality Control and Supply Chain Management knowledge. Trading experience with clients in Pakistan, India, Singapore, Belgium, Poland, USA, South Africa, Botswana and Eastern Africa.
Traded in large volumes of RSKB, LRKB, Pinto Beans, DRKB, LSKB, SRKB, GMB, Pigeon Peas, Cowpeas and Green Peas. Both in FCL basis and bulk cargo to UN Agencies , other International aid organizations and Government Departments such as UNWFP Kenya, UNWFP Uganda, UNHCR Kenya, ICRC, CRWRC, World Vision Kenya, Department of State for Special Programmes formally Ministry of State for Special Programmes-Kenya, Mary’s Meal South Sudan, Feed The Children, AMREF Kenya and many other relief and donor funded organizations.
Other items traded in include: Sugar, Rice, Cooking fat/oil and Salt.


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Current Position(s)

Country Procurement Head | Grains - Trading | Export Trading Group
Kampala, Uganda | 2015 - present

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Oversee the entire trading element of Cereals and Pulses (Maize, Beans, Peas, Green Grams GMB, and Sorghum) right from Purchase, Processing and Sales and New Business development


Previous Position(s)

Commdity Trader & Account Manager | Trading | Pisu & Co. Ltd
Nairobi, Kenya | 2014 - 2015

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Commodity Trader and Account Manager (East Africa)
Responsible for Trading of commodities (Cereals and Pulses), Purchases and Sales and taking overall charge of the Processing.


Food Procurement Manager | Food (Agri-Commodities) | Pisu & Co. Ltd
Nairobi, Kenya | 2013 - 2014

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Procurement of Cereals and Pulses (Maize, Beans, Peas, Grams, Sorghum), Sugar,
Take charge of contract execution and reporting to management and clients

Educational history

Secondary

Friends School Kamusinga, Nairobi, Kenya (2008)

Tertiary

KCA University

Nairobi, Kenya | 2009 - 2012

B.Com - Finance

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Youths 4 Kenya, It Is Time We Do It

Facilitator, 2012 - present

Bringing youths together 4 a better tomorrow through inspiration and reality, photography for positive change.

It Is Time We Do It

Faciliatator, 2012 - present

Supporting Sports, Talent nurturing, Community Economic welfare improvement and Offering Inspiration.

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