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Buyer (Temp Assignment)

South Africa, Johannesburg
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Job Title: Buyer
Location: Temp
Salary: R45 000 pm
Contract/ Perm: Temporary Assignment
Discipline: Power
• As a Buyer you will be responsible for purchasing the materials according to required technical specification, price, delivery schedule and terms. You will also be responsible for ensuring purchasing activities align with corporate purchasing policies and procedures.
Your tasks as a Buyer will include the following:
• Supplier Identification: Identify new suppliers in cooperation with relevant category team. Qualify new suppliers in cooperation with Supplier Quality and Engineering specialists.
• Negotiations: Negotiate agreements with main suppliers, and periodically renews pricelists, terms and conditions.
• Contracts: Adapt corporate contractual framework to the local business needs. Recommend frame agreements to management, and executes upon approval.
• Bid analysis: Analyze and evaluates bids in order to determine the optimal value.
• Sales support: Support bid and proposal teams by providing relevant market information.
• Goods received: Track goods received to verify appropriate delivery and ensure invoice processing.
• Supplier performance: Oversee supplier performance (on time delivery, quality, lead time), and resolves performance issues.
• Orders: Initiate supply orders in the system, confirms delivery with suppliers, monitors and tracks supplier performance to purchase order requirements.
• Customer alignment: Align supplier orders with customer requirements (based on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) or Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)/project requirements) in terms of content, quality, delivery, sustainability and price.
• Process alignment: Conduct all Supply Chain activities for all goods and services in accordance with policies and procedures. Ensures Pro-Supply global supplier relationship management platform is kept updated as defined in Pro-Supply procedure.
• Ideally you will have a SCM Diploma coupled with 3 years of experience in a large project environment, understanding complete role of a buyer, SD&L as well as CSI processes & procedures is a requirement. Candidate should be able to communicate at both a senior & middle management level as well as good interaction with local community leaders. Your experience in SAP will make you an ideal candidate.
""You must be able to attend a local interview to be considered for this role""
TRS Staffing does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and complies with all relevant South African legislation. As per legislation, due consideration is given to previously disadvantaged individuals.

South Africa
Cobus Steyn
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