Procurement Officer

We're looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.Assist and guide end-users to use the correct Procurement platform for raising Purchase requirements, in line with Procurement Policies and Procedures.Assist end-users to obtain quotes and estimates from relevant approved suppliers, by following the Procurement Policies and Procedures.Purchasing material for inventory and non-stock itemsReviewing Purchase orders and ensuring that it is send to the relevant suppliersResolving errors on purchase orders as requiredConducting price negotiations with suppliersEstablishing and maintaining strong and trusting relationships with site specific suppliers.Analyse price trends and assess their impact on future activities as well as continuously develop market knowledgeEnsure that quality standards are maintained and all complaints and non-conformities from suppliers are captured and managedAssist in general day-to-day activities and actions required in the running of the Procurement department to ensure stakeholder satisfaction and limited business interruptions.Diploma or Degree in Procurement or Supply ChainCIPS or other formal Procurement qualifications and association will be advantageous5 10 years Procurement experience in a Technical Environment is requiredExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsGood planning and organizing skillsAbility to work under pressure and meet deadlinesProven track record of negotiation skillsGood knowledge of Technical procurement in Plant environment
Durban, ZN, ZA