Job DescriptionMain Purpose The purpose of the Engineering Buyer is to manage the Engineering Stores to ensure the correct stock levels are kept and all inventory procedures, stock and non-stock purchases are executed in accordance with PepsiCo standards.
A detailed job description is available from your local HR Manager. Accountabilities Managing the engineering stores according to Pepsico policies ad procedures (COSO), namely issuing of spares, receiving of spares, purchasing of spares and stock count of the spares in the stores.
Ensure no stock out of items kept in the stores by ensuring stock levels are at the minimum and maximum levels. Procurement of engineering spares (stock and non-stock) and operating supply goods for Isando factory as per procurement policy.
Managing subordinates (Storeman) and completing performance discussions, coaching and mentoring of Storeman. Printing movement reports (of stock) daily and followihg up on daily stock counts.
Ensure non stock items are not kept in the stores and if requested non stock to be loaded as stock via the maintenance planner.
Assist plant engineer with budget management by managing all open purchase orders, following up with suppliers for invoices and ensuring receipting is done on delivery as per procedure.
Follow up with suppliers on deliverables and lead times as well as review supplier performances. Ensure on time delivery of spares and equipment to support maintenance and project plans.
Advance communication of change in lead times, possible stock out, change in specification, items no longer supported by suppliers.
Completing the COSO test scripts as per schedule. Qualifications / Requirements Key skills / Requirements Tertiary Qualification in Engineering or Manufacturing 3-5 Years experience Technical buying experience is essential.
Minimum 3 years experience in the FMCG with purchasing / store handling exposure. Experience in handling of spares in a stores environment.
Financial Management System (Baan or SAP). Computer literate (Microsoft Office). People Management and Team Player. PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer in line with the Employment Equity ActRelocation Eligible : Not Applicable Job Type : Regular