A reputable company is urgently seeking a Senior Buyer in the Durban area. The suitable candidate must meet the following criteria:

Skills & Qualifications & Experience

• Complete Degree/Diploma in supply chain management
• +8 years working experience in supply chain management / procurement
• planning and organisational skills
• spoken and written communication skills
• problem-solving and be able to work in a pressurised environment
• good geographical knowledge of the Kwazulu Natal Region
• Buildsmart & Pastel Knowledge (will be an added advantage)
• Construction & Plant & logistics exp (will be an added advantage)
• Drivers licence •
Key Competency Requirements:

• To expedite requisitions received
• To ensure that requisition orders are acquired at the right time, with the best quality and at the right price at all times
• Source suppliers & items required for purchase
• To ensure that correct items are requested at all times
• To liaise with requester, ensure drawings/ specifications are met.
• To advise lead times / negotiate with suppliers on time & price for orders placed.
• Attend site meetings

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