Procurement Officer

Drake International South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa
Competitive salary
19 Sep 2019
24 Oct 2019
Job role
My client is looking for a Procurement Officer. This person will need to be able to work under immense pressure and needs to have a proven track record in Procurement within the Shopfitting / Cabinetry Manufacture environment. Other candidates outside of this may be considered if they have a proven track record of purchasing within a manufacture environment.

Key Functions:

- Preparing plans for the purchase of equipment, services & supplies
- Following & enforcing the company's procurement policies & procedures
- Reviewing, comparing, analysing & approving products & services to be purchased
- Managing stock levels & maintaining accurate purchase & pricing records
- Maintaining & updating supplier information such as delivery times, product ranges etc.
- Maintaining good supplier relations & negotiating contracts
- Researching & evaluating prospective suppliers
- Forecast purchasing in line with Production requirements

Key Attributes:

- Proficient in Microsoft Office
- Knowledge or experience with Pastel Evolution is advantageous
- Strong communication & negotiation skills
- Good analytical & strategic thinking skills
- Close attention to detail
- Well organized
- Efficient at Self Time Management