National Manufacturing Company is urgently looking for an experienced Technical Purchasing Manager from the automotive component manufacturing industry. Proven management skills for the past 5 years in the same / similar position. Only applicants working for a Tier 1 Automotive Component Manufacturing Company will be considered
Qualifications & Experience
Degree / Diploma in Purchasing.
5 years’ experience in a Purchasing and Procurement Management environment within the Automotive Component Manufacturing industry.
Strong technical background essential.
Read and understand technical drawings.
Sound knowledge of MRP Systems essential.
Manage and oversee all procurement processes including the implementation of service level agreements.
Develop and refine procurement guidelines to ensure that the company got the best price
Trained and mentored divisional staff on procurement
Responsible for the smooth functioning of all procurement systems.
Establish and manage the tender process, monitored agreements and contracts
Conducted supplier analysis, evaluate potential suppliers, and managed the overall supplier qualification process.
Supplier relationship management and development.
Ensured BBBEE compliances were in line with the procurement strategies.
Sourcing of new product development parts.
Managing cost savings initiatives via purchasing model.
Handling price negotiations with suppliers based on suppliers price increases.
Ensuring that optimum levels of stock inventory are maintained.
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ONLY APPLICANTS THAT MEET THE ABOVE REQUIREMENTS AND MANUFACTURING EXPERIENCE WILL BE CONSIDERED
SALARY OFFERED TO SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL DEPEND ON QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Applicants who have not been contacted within 14 days should consider their applications as having been unsuccessful