• Full Time
  • Paarl

Website Nexus

Procurement Officer

Paarl

NexusAG, with its head office in Paarl, is a leading distributor of agro-chemicals and related enriched crop solutions in Southern Africa.

The company strives to be a value-adding partner through assisting producers in optimising their income by providing healthy and environmentally-friendly produce.

This is an ideal opportunity for a career-focused individual to further their career in the inbound logistics profession. The successful candidate will report to the Procurement Management and take responsibility for the following:

  • Assist in the management of the procurement and logistical operations
  • Ensure and maintain excellent relationships with customers and suppliers
  • Conduct market analyses and negotiations
  • Manage inventory planning
  • Maintain relevant procurement management systems, processes, procedures and strategies
  • Assist with preparation and compliance of the departmental budget
  • Maintain and grow supplier contracts
  • Conduct/perform reporting and administration duties (e.g. products, price lists, etc.)

Requirements:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification (e.g. degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, etc.)
  • 3-5 years’ relevant experience in procurement management
  • Proven knowledge of agricultural crop protection products
  • Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques
  • Good computer skills (MS Excel and Sage X3)
  • Excellent negotiation, liaison and networking skills
  • Aptitude in collecting and analysing data
  • Self-driven and self-starter
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills

 

A market-related remuneration package in accordance with qualifications, experience and seniority of the position, will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

To apply for this job please visit www.dittojobs.com.