Job Description

Our client is looking for a Junior Procurement Officer who has gained experience in the retail sector. Should have experienced in goods purchasing, materials and services. And to ensure companies operational needs are met, taking into account price, quality and delivery.
Most importantly, make cost effective purchases and ensure to maintain a fully stocked inventories.
Responsibilities

  • Monitor stock levels and identify purchasing needs
  • Research potential vendors
  • Track orders and ensure timely delivery
  • Update internal databases with order details
  • Conduct market research to identify pricing trends
  • Evaluate offers from vendors and negotiate better prices
  • Prepare cost analyses
  • Maintain updated records of invoices and contracts
  • Follow up with suppliers, as needed, to confirm or change orders
  • Liaise with warehouse staff to ensure all products arrive in good condition

Requirements 

  • Work experience as a Purchasing Assistant similar roles
  • Good understanding of supply chain procedures
  • Practical experience with purchasing software
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel
  • Knowledge of market research
  • Solid organisational skills
  • Matric Preferred. Diploma in Logistics, Business Administration is an added advantage

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

More Details
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Johannesburg , Gauteng , South Africa
Experience Required: Entry Level
Date Published: 25 Nov 2022
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