Procurement Officer

Job Description

Seeking a detail-oriented Procurement Officer to join a team based in Edenvale, Johannesburg. The successful incumbent will be meticulousness and efficient, have excellent communication and problem-solving including strong negotiation abilities. If you’re results-driven, forward-thinking, and a team player, apply now!

Responsibilities:

  • Processing of vendor applications, completion of credit applications
  • Source, maintain and monitor relationships with Suppliers
  • Negotiate prices and supply with Suppliers
  • Ensure the business remains within the fixed cost budget through analysis
  • Oversee consumable procurement for all four production sites 
  • Process of purchase requisitions 
  • General Ledger Reconciliations
  • Raise accruals at month end for creditors/expenses
  • Implement and optimize procurement budgets
  • Implement cost-saving initiatives
  • Implement procurement strategies, procurement policies and procedures
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders
  • Achieve targeted cost savings in Consumable procurement
  • Generate reports for management on stock levels, purchasing activities & cost analysis
  • Prepare annual budgets and quarterly forecast of costs

Requirements:

  • Tertiary studies in procurement or supply chain management (CIPS advantageous)
  • At least 10 years experience in procurement
  • Proven experience in stock control, purchasing or supply chain management
  • Experience and knowledge of ERP’s and Excel based reporting 

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