Our client, an esteemed recycling company is looking for a skilled Procurement Representative, who will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with suppliers in order to maintain increased volumes
Maintain material volumes from schools and communities in designated regions
Maintain material volumes from complexes in designated regions
Plan and manage visits to suppliers
Increase volumes of material to the branch
Monitor volumes verses targets on a continuous basis; and Report on regional performance and opportunities.
Excellent oral and written communication and negotiation skills
Able to drill into detailed information to resolve issues
Can work across internal departments to facilitate resolution of queries
Can work quickly and accurately
Self-starter with excellent business/financial acumen
Excellent Excel knowledge and experience
Must be punctual, organized, motivated and detail oriented
Ability to manage a multitude of projects simultaneously
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Matric Certificate with Maths (Maths Literacy not sufficient); and
A degree in Logistics, Marketing or Business will be advantageous.
Minimum of 3 (Three) years Sales and / or Marketing experience in a similar position
Driver's license with own vehicle
Ability to communicate in an African language would be advantageous; Willing to travel extensively
Microsoft Office Competence.