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Job Opportunity: Purchasing Officer/Buyer

Job Opportunity: Purchasing Officer/Buyer

We are currently seeking a dynamic individual to join our team as a Purchasing Officer/Buyer. In this role, you will play a pivotal part in managing procurement activities, ensuring the efficiency of our purchasing processes. The ideal candidate should bring relevant experience in the field.

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As a Purchasing Officer, you will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating all aspects of procurement. This includes identifying potential suppliers, evaluating goods or services, negotiating contracts, and monitoring supplier performance. Your role will be crucial in maintaining the balance between cost-effectiveness and quality in our procurement processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Procurement Management: Take charge of the end-to-end procurement process, from identifying suppliers to negotiating contracts and monitoring performance.
  2. Supplier Relations: Build and maintain strong relationships with suppliers to ensure the timely delivery of quality goods or services.
  3. Cost Negotiation: Skillfully negotiate with suppliers to secure favorable terms and conditions, striving for cost-effectiveness without compromising quality.
  4. Contract Management: Develop and manage contracts with suppliers, ensuring compliance with company policies and regulations.
  5. Quality Assurance: Collaborate with other departments to establish and maintain quality standards for procured items or services.
  6. Market Analysis: Stay informed about market trends, pricing, and new product developments to make informed purchasing decisions.
  7. Efficiency Enhancement: Continuously identify opportunities for process improvement and implement strategies to enhance the efficiency of purchasing activities.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience in a Purchasing Officer or similar role.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of procurement regulations and best practices.
  • Familiarity with market trends and pricing.
  • Detail-oriented and capable of multitasking.

If you are a seasoned professional with a passion for efficient procurement and a track record of successful purchasing management, we invite you to apply and become an integral part of our dynamic team. Join us in our commitment to excellence and contribute to the success of our organization.

Apply now via WhatsApp sending your cv to :

https://wa.me/27781131712

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