Technical Buyer / Supply Specialist / Cape Town
3C Metal
Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA
6d ago
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    Technical Buyer / Supply Specialist / Cape Town

    Job title

    Technical Buyer / Supply Specialist / Cape Town


    Based in 3C Metal subsidiary in Cape Town, 3C Metal Belmet, your mission will be to :

    Manage purchase and procurement for technical supply projects and identify supply business development opportunities

    Identify or clarify the client requirements

    Negotiate and obtain prices from relevant suppliers to get the best options from a price and delivery perspective

    Elaborate the technical and commercial proposal

    Manage the project from Purchase Orders issuing to delivery including documentation management and follow up and Imports / exports processing when needed

    Participate to new supply projects prospection with existing and new clients and on supply portalsManage the relationship with suppliers

    Manage the relationship with suppliers

    Manage long term suppliers relationships to ensure the best service and delivery is guaranteed through purchasing agreements

    Explore and source new Suppliers when needed as per Group policy & rules

    Manage, maintain and develop a Supply Items List on the Company Inventory System

    Coordinate and manage logistics requirements for supply projects

    Manage the expediting of orders and deliveries including custom procedure and documents for import and exports in relationship with freight forwarders

    Coordinate with the workshop to ensure the proper inspection and packing of materials for export

    Ensure compliance with all relevant health, safety, environmental, quality, legal and regulatory company requirements


    The ideal candidate would have :

  • South African citizenship or holding an authorization to work in South Africa
  • a tertiary qualification in Mechanical Engineering or in Supply Chain / Purchasing / Procurement
  • at least 5 years of purchase and procurement of technical material (Structural & piping material in all range of industrial material grade, valves, measurements, tools, spares, machinery & parts) and equipment for industry
  • ability to source suppliers, negotiate prices and develop purchase agreements
  • knowledge of Import and Export procedures, Incoterms, harmonized system code & customs duties and documentation
  • ability to maintain and develop relationships / partnerships with suppliers and clients
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with a wide range of people
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