Location: Edenvale

Our manufacturing client based in Gauteng is in search of a Junior Buyer to join their team.




  • Data capturing of all purchase orders
  • Maintaining Vendor Master list
  • Request and analyse quotations and cost breakdowns
  • Maintaining Sourcing Approval documents
  • Updating of all purchasing reports to Management
  • Expedite and follow up with Suppliers to schedule deliveries
  • Assist with inventory control
  • Assisting with Supplier Evaluations
  • Supplier price negotiations
  • Benchmarking exercises.
  • Assist with closing of all departmental Non-Conformances
  • Assist with Contracts/Procedures
  • MRP
  • Assist with Purchasing strategies
  • Assist in VA/VE exercises
  • Build and maintain supplier relationships
  • Assist with budget management
  • Adhoc task




  • Matric
  • Minimum 5 years manufacturing experience.
  • Previous Buying experience is a must.
  • Good Negotiation skills.
  • Good financial & Business acumen.
  • Electrical Purchasing/Technical experience is advantageous.
  • Must be computer literate, Syspro experience will be an advantage.
  • Be responsible and accept accountability.
  • Must be proficient in MS Office.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Prepared to work overtime when required.
  • Must be proactive and hard working with a high level of integrity.
  • Quick learner and eagerness to accept new challenges.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good admin and document control.

Please note: shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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