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Procurement Manager (Ref: KHPM)
Remuneration: R80k per month neg

Position in the Financial sector in Boksburg - Gauteng
Posted On Tuesday 27 September 2022
Job Description:

Our client, one of the largest marketers and distributors of lubricants and services in the Southern African Development Community and listed on the JSE is looking for a strong self-starter.

Main job function

Manage the company’s strategic sourcing & procurement of products, raw materials and buyouts, while ensuring companies overall commercial and operational value is maintained and exceeded.

Introduce reliable & profitable suppliers

Initiate procurement partnerships. 

Review and test existing contracts and or SLAs

Manage the procurement function

Qualifications:

·        Degree in supply chain management, procurement, logistics or business administration, or equivalent

·        Technical qualification advantageous (BSc or equivalent in Engineering)

Experience:

·        5 years in strategic and operational procurement

·        Petro Chemical and or heavy manufacturing experience advantageous

·        Experience in developing/ maintaining Supply Plans

·        Tenacious attitude to closing the best deal

·        Developing partnerships with strategic suppliers

·        A logical and systematic approach to work

·        Good time management ability

·        The ability to solve problems and make decisions, as well as think laterally and offer creative solutions

·        Commercial awareness and numeracy skills

·        Advanced ERP system literacy and the ability to handle electronic data

·        The ability to manage change

·        Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well as part of a team, as well as manage people

·        Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

·        Analytical skills

·        Negotiating with vendors to secure advantageous terms

·        Good rapport and communications skills with internal and external stakeholders

·        A positive attitude to continued learning.

·        Highly detailed work accuracy, attention to detail and working extended hours if required 

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

 

 

Please contact Kay Henderson kay@armstrongappointments.com