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Junior Production Buyer

Junior Production Buyer

East Rand

Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager you will be responsible for the purchase of goods, raw materials or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets.
 
Qualification, Skills & Experience
  • Grade 12
  • MRP (Syspro) experience advantageous
  • 1-3 years production buying experience, preferably in FMCG or Consumer Packaged goods
  • 1-3 years knowledge of stock control
  • Excellent planning experience
  • SolidMathematical/Numerical skills
  • Solid IT skills, Excellent Excel skills
  • Ability to work independently
 
Key Role Responsibilities  
  • Preparing and placing purchases for equipment, services, and supplies to meet the company’s production scheduled dates and to ensure material arrives JIT.
  • Daily expediting of orders and keeping the factory apprised of delays
  • Reviewing material requirements on a weekly/ monthly basis
  • Internal liaison with the Manufacturing Manager to ensure flawless production flow
  • Order best product or service that has the lowest price after reviewing and analyzing all options
  • General/Ad hoc assistance to the Procurement Manager