Vacancy Details Employer : ManpowerGroup South Africa Pinetown - Our client urgently need to employ a buyer to join their dynamic team.
Competencies, Roles & ResponsibilitiesNegotiate best pricing with best quality for Strategic RawsFind alternate suppliers for Strategic RawsStrategic Raws ?
ensure EOQ is maintained thus ensuring zero stock outsReceiving and actioning of requisitions for local & import stock and consumablesCreating and expediting orders on preferred suppliers.
Sourcing of new products to user requirement specificationsCalculations of standard costPreferred supplier database / centralized procurement database ?
identify, evaluate, and assess suppliersImprove on contract spendtracking of procurement savingsInventory evaluation and replenishment of raw materials for production requirements thus ensuring zero stock outsSuspended Receipts on Imports receivedExpediting import documentsPlan closely with Logistics for incoming tanker orders of raw materialsMaintaining & Updating of import shipping schedules timeouslyCandidate must be able to work in a team environment and be able to assist other buyers when the need arisesReceiving and submitting Clearing invoices to Finance for payment.
Resolving any invoicing, quantity or price issues from suppliers.Scanning imported accessory COA's onto Knowledge management.
Filing of completed import indentsAuditing of suppliersPeriodic evaluation of current local suppliersEvaluation of potential new suppliersMinimum Critical competenciesStrong negotiable skillsAble to multi taskSound knowledge of BBBEEE Codes and requirementsMust be able to plan ahead and ensure zero stock outsProven Track record in PurchasingExperience in SageMaster Data Management Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted