Imports Controller / Procurement - Jhb North Reference : PS009128-CH-1 A well-established international company specialising in supplying speciality chemicals requires the above to be responsible for the procurement as well as importing of raw materials as required.
Duties & Responsibilities Minimum requirements for the role : Tertiary Qualification in Procurement or related is preferred but not essential.
Previous experience having worked within an Imports Controller role is essential. Previous Procurement experience is preferred but not essential as long as the person has an understanding of placing orders locally and internationally.
Previous experience having worked on an MRP System or related is essential. Previous experience working within the Chemical Manufacturing is essential.
Computer literacy with strong Excel skills and an ability to work on pivots and VLOOKUPs is essential. Must be a self-starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as good interpersonal skills.
Must have a strong commercial drive with an analytical mindset. The successful candidate must be a team player who can work under pressure to meet deadlines.
Must have strong Administration skills with excellent attention to detail. The successful candidate will be responsible for : Placing orders for required materials and liaising with Clearing and Forwarding Agents to ensure goods are delivered and transported to the Warehouse.
Liaising with Product Managers and Suppliers to obtain all information required to draft costings. Placing, preparing and processing purchase orders for stock.
Requesting GRV’s from the Warehouse as well as preparing and issuing GRV’s when required. Implementing appropriate action during cases of damages and short shipments of stock.
Complying with all internal and external processing policies and procedures at all times. Providing assistance for duties pertaining to the Export Control function as required.
Salary package, including benefits, is highly negotiable depending on experience gained. Package & Remuneration R Negotiable