Procurement Manager - Edenvale
SALARY - NEGOTIABLE ON EXPERIENCE
This is for a young vibrant character
Working hours - 8.00am – 4.30pm – Mon-Fri. Compulsory pension after 6 months’ probation period at 7.5% of salary
AA / EE candidates only – we welcome suitably qualified candidates, strong in this role
The Procurement Officer has the responsibility to manage national stock levels of consumable, capital equipment and life sciences products including placing stock purchases for all required products from suppliers and ensuring that purchased items are both cost-efficient and of high quality.
Management of Freight Forwarding/Clearing Agent process such as shipment, booking space, preparing bills of loading, customs declarations, etc. and arranges the proper customs clearance to meet specific regulations, with proper tariff codes for all import/export materials.
The responsibilities include evaluating suppliers, ensuring product quality & safety is maintained, preparing reports and creating/maintain good relationships with key suppliers.
Will oversee and supervises staff and all activities of the purchasing/receiving department. Acts as information point for customer services staff.
Work closely with the Product Management, Stock Controller, Warehouse, Customer Services Department and Quality Administration.
The company operates in the Medical Devices and Printing & Packaging industries.
REQUIRED MINIMUM EDUCATION
Grade 12 Relevant Diploma with a minimum of 5 Years relevant experience in a Procurement role
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact professionally with culturally and linguistically diverse staff, stakeholders, clients and consultants.
Advanced Computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Excel spreadsheets, word processing, power point, and electronic mail).Must have strong leadership, analytical and organizational skills; demonstrated ability to work both independently and within a team, assess priorities, and manage multiple activities with attention to detail, meeting tight deadlines under pressure.