Our client a leading pharmaceutical wholesaler requires an experienced Buyer who has a sound track record in the buying of Frontshop / FMCG products.
You will be responsible for the procurement of frontshop / FMCG products, contributing to the profitability of our client through building strong relationships with suppliers and efficient procurement.
You will need to have a knowledge of the buying and planning process as well as market trends and competitor analysis.
Grade 12 Degree or 3 year National Diploma in Business / Purchasing / Supply Chain / Retail Management At least 3 years experience in a Pharmaceutical environment Experience in dealing with suppliers Analytical Ability Ability to negotiate Working experience with supplier agreements and contracts Computer skills, with knowledge of Microsoft Impeccable attention to detail Action oriented, self-
driven, self-starting and takes initiative Integrity and trustworthiness Ability to work with a team Able to thrive in a high-
stress environment Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines