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Logistics & Procurement - Procurement Jobs in South Africa


Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in KwaZulu-Natal
SalaryR360k - R280k
Job TypePermanent
EducationDiploma in Merchandising or a Commercially orientated Degree
Experience3-5 years relevant buying experience

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Buyer to join their dynamic team.

Minimum Requirements:

- Matric

- Relevant diploma in Merchandising or a Commercially orientated Degree

- 3-5 years relevant buying experience

Job Function:

- Developing a sound category strategy aligned with overall business strategy.

- Keeping abreast of local & international events & trends

- Taking the most advantageous action for the category in response, continually innovating, creating & being first to market within the category

- Market Intelligence- Identify the assortment to be procured

- Ensuring the attainment of a balanced mixture of merchandise

- Monitoring and analysing competitor activities and consumer demands.

- People Management - Ensuring an open, motivated and pleasant work environment - Managing the performance of self and all direct reports.

- Supplier relationship management and networking-Establishing and verifying the reliability of suppliers for quality and price prior to buying

- Negotiating new contracts, projects, outputs and service agreement.

- Financial ratio: Ensuring supplier negotiations and the impact of profitability.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 724 7757. You can also contact Tracey on 021 555 0432 .

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful. Mass Staffing Projects offers a R1000 for any candidate that is referred and placed through Mass Staffing Projects.

Mass Staffing Projects also offers a R1000 job spec fee for any referral that results in a placement through Mass Staffing Projects.

If your company is looking for any IT, Finance or Engineering staff, please email us at with the company name, a contact person and contact email or number of the person doing the hiring. We will keep the referral strictly confidential.

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