Procurement Specialist Commodities and Irrigation - Cape Town

Friday, 10 September, 2021
Lee-Zanne Flaatten     0824188747
Cape Town  

Qualification and Experience:

  • Relevant tertiary education, such as degree or diploma in logistics/purchasing.
  • Sound buying experience locally and internationally.
  • Must be able to work in a team and independently.
  • Fluent in English and Afrikaans with excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to maintain sound business relationships between Rovic Leers and suppliers.
  • SYSPRO and EXCEL experience will be very beneficial.
  • Advanced computer proficiency.
  • Knowledge, understanding and experience of working with MRP, stock planning and statistical forecasting programs will be a big advantage.

 Key Performance Areas:

  • Purchasing of stock locally and internationally, this includes placement of orders, following up, corresponding with shipping stakeholders and maintaining positive relationships with suppliers.
  • Following up on purchase orders and ensuring timely and full delivery.
  • Arranging pick-up of goods with freight forwarders, liaising with clearing agent and follow up on status of shipments.
  • Negotiate pricing and discount structures with suppliers.
  • Landed Cost Tracking and GRN of stock received.
  • Assist accounts department with any admin queries regarding price of goods and goods not received.
  • Sourcing of potential new product lines. Some travel may be required.
  • System management of transfer of stock between warehouses.
  • Manage transfers to and from Micro assembly plant.
  • Create new stock codes as per company requisition process.
  • Update of price files.
  • Maintaining inventory records such as supersessions, etc.
  • Identifying items for retail packaging.
  • Ad hoc logistical and administrative duties as required by manager

    Closing Date:  17 September 2021

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