Mondelēz South Africa, has been reimaged with a single focus in mind to create moments of joy! With global brands that refresh, renew, uplift our people and our consumers.
In South Africa we are an industry leader with icon brands like Oreo, Cadbury Dairy Milk, Dentyne and Halls. Head quartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, we have around 650 employees as well as two manufacturing plants in Port Elizabeth and Swaziland and a Sales office in Kenya.
Our business is striving to become the most loved, respected and successful snacking company in Southern Africa.Job Purpose Description : The role of the Local Procurement Representative (LPR) is to act as a point of contact towards the internal customer for Procurement related questions, support local purchasing requests in collaboration with the Spend Area management organization, and manage efficient contracts implementation and acceptance on site, related to one or several sites.
Works with business, end users, or Master Shoppers in given countries acting as valued and trusted Business Partner. Works with global or regional Spend Area teams to implement contracts locally and to provide local specifics on demand or requirements.
Works with suppliers as needed and partners with the Regional Procurement Center (RPC) to enable spot purchases. Provides support to and coaches Master Shoppers, as needed.
Ensures other regulatory compliance for all processes in scope.Day to Day Operational or Project Management responsibilities :
to-pay process to in-country leadership / ISC and other stakeholdersFacilitate or form a link between the local users or Master Shoppers and the Procurement organization.
Diffuse and ensure the respect of the Procurement procedures and Policies.Guarantee efficient use of the purchasing systems by all users providing them assistance when necessary.
Build up solid information sharing and collaboration routines with local Supply Managers to facilitate effective cross-functional interactions for direct / indirect materials.
sourcing feasibility and provide info or contact the Regional Procurement Centre (RPC) to assign Spot Buyers to work on purchase request execution.
Prepare and execute training for the end users. Promote the use of global or regional contracts.Lead the phase out of the old contracts and procedures.
QualificationsProven track in relevant study in business economic environment (master degree is a plus)More than 2 years of Procurement practitioner experience, broad background across different business functionsHiring Manager : Elkenany Mohamed Recruiter : Ereshini Nair Relocation Status : No Relocation Support AvailableSuccession Planning Status : There are no pre-
identified candidates for this roleSalary / Job Grade : SG7 Mondelez South Africa is an equal opportunity Employer