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Buyer

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
ReferenceMS24052013TW
Emaillogistics.jobs(at)staffingprojects.co.za
Fax0867247757

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 logistics.jobs@staffingprojects.co.za 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 jobspec@staffingprojects.co.za 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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