Job Title
Procurement Officer
Employment Type
Full Time
4 to 5 years
Job Published
07 March 2024
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Job Description

Procurement Officer Epping Cape Town

Our manufacturing/production client in Epping is looking for a Procurement Officer 5 years of FMCG FOOD packaging experience.

Salary very negotiable plus benefits

Min Requirements

Degree in Procurement Management / Supply Chain

Minimum 5 years in FMCG FOOD procurement / senior buyer role preferably in packaging.

Minimum of 5 years experience within a Procure Buying role

Experienced in the procurement of raw and packaging materials


Review historical and competitive costs to identify cost savings opportunities and variances.

Source and negotiate new raw products for manufacturing/production.

Analyse category, service, material, and supplier costs to provide key decision information.

Review financial goals and provide metrics to understand and report on initiatives and cost structure.

Assist in the selection of appropriate suppliers and contractors

Ethical purchasing standards and costing

Draft an appropriate service-level agreement

Work with internal stakeholders (sales and production) to determine procurement needs, quality and delivery requirements.

Responsible for order placement timing, supply/demand alignment, material replenishment and supplier performance

Cost-saving budgeting and targeting

Set and plan how to achieve supplier accreditation and service-level management

Payment terms negotiation, optimization and management

Initiate and keep track of orders

Reconcile or resolve order discrepancies with supplies.

Monitor delivery times to ensure they are on time

Maintain good relationships with suppliers and renegotiate prices on a regular basis

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Frogg Recruitment