Indirect Buyer

Full-time
Indirect Buyer – SA Consumer Brands
Ascendis Management Services
Johannesburg, Gauteng
Permanent

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Posted 16 April 2021 – Closing Date 30 April 2021

Job Details

Job Description

POSITION: INDIRECT BUYER – SA CONSUMER BRANDS

REPORTS TO: PROCUREMENT MANAGER – SA CONSUMER BRANDS

LOCATION: BRYANSTON – HEAD OFFICE

 

JOB OBJECTIVE:

  • Ensure goods and services are purchased at competitive prices in a timely fashion to meet production requirements.
  • Adherence to procurement policy and procedure whilst ensuring regulatory compliance.
  • Support the S&OP process to improve efficiencies and ensure business excellence.
  • Ensure cross functional collaboration to deliver against targets.
  • Manage supplier relationships to ensure service level achievement.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Timeously source quality goods and services at the agreed cost, quantity, and specification to meet the customer requirements.
  • Generate requisitions, issue, and maintain purchase orders; manage related documentation; liaise with relevant parties; ensure compliance for goods requirements.
  • Expedite deliveries to ensure timeous delivery.
  • Measure supplier performance in line with required KPI’s
  • Support BBBEE targets
  • Maintain necessary supply records.
  • Identify supply risks and communicate with required parties.
  • Support other functions within Operations to enable world class commercial operations.

 

OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS

  • Ensure delivery of KPIs.
  • High workplace operations standards and ethics
  • Act with integrity – honour commitments, take responsibility for decisions, and behave consistently.
  • Maintain appropriate communication within and between the functional areas of the Commercial Operations Team

 

QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS

  • Understanding of Supply Chain
  • Minimum 5yrs Procurement experience in FMCG or Consumer Healthcare is beneficial
  • Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

 

APPLICATION:

Please apply to: Laz.badirwane@ascendishealth.com

 

Closing date will be the 30th of April 2021.

Should you not be contacted within two weeks of your application being submitted, please consider your application unsuccessful.