Monday , February 26 2024

Petra Diamonds Careers – Buyer

Website Petra Diamonds

Job Description:

Reporting to and supporting the Manager: Procurement, the role is to provide a procurement function to ensure implementation and adherence to policies and procedures according to Supply Chain objectives and client needs

Job Responsibilities:

  • Establish & maintain good working relationships and an effective / sound communication system with the Supply Chain Function.
  • Adhere to the Group Supply Chain policy and procedures.
  • Recommend new or alternative sources of supply by continually monitoring the supply market for new products or innovations according to standardisation and product testing procedures.
  • Manage the pre/post expediting process to ensure delivery on or before promised dates.
  • Effective Team Player and Effective Self-Management Management.
  • Function as a member of a project and co-ordinate project activities or provide input in terms of projects resource allocation.
  • Model behaviour that is consistent with the Company Safety, Health and Environment Vision and Values. Manage and report on non compliance issues.
  • Participate in cost saving initiatives and adhere to financial procedures.
  • Facilitate and prepare for tender board meetings as required.
  • Negotiates trade terms and discount structures with suppliers.
  • Ensure that all Supply Chain reporting is aligned with standards, guidelines.
  • Take cognisance of and adhere to Company policies, procedures and relevant legislation. Manage and report on non compliance issues.

Job Requirements:

  • Computer literate in MS Office Suite.
  • Obtain and evaluate quotations and/or tenders from potential new suppliers.
  • Know and understand service level agreements.
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skill of quality control principles and practices.
  • 1-year Certificate in Supply Chain or equivalent.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in the supply chain field.
  • Assist with registering new vendors on the system as per the operational needs.
  • Know, understand, and adhere to applicable policies and procedures.

Job Details:

Company: Petra Diamonds

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cullinan, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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