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Category Planner

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Gauteng
Job TypePermanent
EducationBCOM Supply Chain Management
Experience3 Years' Experience

Job Description

A well-known international company is looking for a Category Planner to join their Supply Chain Department in Boksburg. The ideal candidate needs to have the ability to build strong customer and supplier relationships and good negotiation skills.

Main Responsibilities:

• Optimize sales for the group of products.

• Plan and co-ordinate advances for supply planning (including material run out schedules, write-off projections)

• Responsible for analysing supply losses

• Compile and control working capital information, ensure best cost methods are used

• Plan and forecast in order to maximize the profitability of the inventory flow

• Responsible for maintaining CPT’s and IPM models

• Responsible for coordinating the weekly Operations meeting

• Manage vendor relationships

• Oversee product development

• Perform multiple projects at varying stages of development

Minimum Requirements:

• BCOM Supply Chain Management

• SAPICS qualification

• 3 years’ experience in Supply Chain Planning in FMCG environment

• Project Management experience

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 558 5110. You can also contact Stephanie on 021 555 0432

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