Permanent
Durban
Posted 7 months ago

LOCATION

Durban

VACANCY

Procurement Leader

CLOSING DATE

19 March 2022

BENEFITS

As per Safripol local guidelines

REPORTING TO

Supply Chain Manager

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

BCom or Degree Supply Chain Management Business Management / Business Management.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

A minimum of five years senior procurement experience, preferably within the manufacturing environment.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in development, lead and execute procurement activities and sourcing strategies based on research and analysis to optimize value for money outcomes and meet stakeholder needs and expectations
  • Develop and manage the proposal, bidding, and negotiation processes while adhering to applicable legal standards and codes of ethical conduct.
  • Identify and manage commercial, contractual, operational, financial (price and cost savings), reputational, ethical and supply chain risks to minimize negative impact on category objectives while encouraging opportunity and innovation.
  • Lead negotiations on high impact, complex supply arrangements and contract issues to deliver better category outcomes.
  • Provide expert advice to key stakeholders on all aspects of procurement and the procurement category, to encourage innovative practices and support delivery of business and policy directions.
  • Participate in developing and lead the implementation of category management plans to meet business needs, enhance stakeholder engagement, and challenge and motivate providers to optimize service outcomes.
  • Lead and manage cross-functional working groups to achieve high-level of performance, integration and consistency in procurement across the category.
  • Develop and implement Procurement strategies across the business.

 MINIMUM CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Good communication skills, negotiation and analytical skills, with attention to detail.
  • Strong Interpersonal Effectiveness and SAP Proficient.

APPOINTMENTS WILL BE MADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH DIVERSITY TARGETS

APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE CLOSING DATE, WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED

IF NO REPLY WAS RECEIVED 14 DAYS AFTER THE CLOSING DATE, PLEASE ASSUME THAT YOUR APPLICATION WAS UNSUCCESSFUL

IN COMPLIANCE WITH PREVAILING LEGISLATION, THE INFORMATION WHICH YOU SHARE WITH US IN SUPPORT OF YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE KEPT SAFE AND SECURE FOR A PERIOD OF 6 MONTHS AFTER WHICH IT WILL BE DISCARDED.  ANY OBJECTIONS IN THIS REGARD CAN BE ADDRESSED TO HRinformation@safripol.com

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Job Category

Supply Chain

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