Sourcing Specialist


Sourcing Specialist - CenturionReference: JHB-edge-1Our client in the FMCG industry is looking to hire aProcurement Specialist,the position is based in the JHB North. The successful incumbent will be responsible for e establishment and execution of sourcing events for your respective commodity ensuring targeted savings are delivered and supply risks are mitigated. You have a detailed understanding of your commodity characteristics and the businesses. You configure and execute (e-)sourcing events and ensure a continuous supply of materials and services that meet the businessoperational need.Duties & ResponsibilitiesRole description and duties:Responsible for the establishment and execution of sourcing events for your respective commodity ensuring targeted savings are delivered and supply risks are mitigated.You have a detailed understanding of your commodity characteristics and clients businesses.Configure and execute (e-) sourcing events and ensure a continuous supply of materials and services that meet the business operational need.Provide full support to the Category and Commodity manager in carrying out the defined sourcing strategy (e.g. category analysis, negotiation and selection, contracting)Understand business requirements and develop a tactical procurement plan for assigned spend with guidance from commodity and category managerAnalyze the commodity spend and supply market and utilize should cost models created by the Supply Chain Centre of Excellence Sourcing Analytics teamConduct clients RFX processes and support in negotiations with suppliers, business stakeholders and internal clients to select suppliers and draft suitable contracts with service/delivery agreementsCompile procurement motivations for approval of RFX awards ensuring compliance with clients Procurement Policy and ProceduresDevelop, implement and manage supplier contracts for assigned spendProvide budgetary input, quarterly cost forecastsComplete commodity ZBMs (manual and Oracle)Qualifications & Experience:Function 3+ years experience procurementIndustry Experience in FMCG industryOperational procurementProcurement systemsSupplier relationship managementPackage & RemunerationR - - Annually
Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Johannesburg, GT, ZA