Our client in the Agribusiness sector seeks to employ a high powered Buyer to join their company. Successful candidate should already hold a managerial position and have experience in both International and Local Buying. Incumbent must have at least 3 years working experience in the same role.
Duties Include (But not limited to):
-Identifying the organization's purchasing needs
-Researching, selecting and purchasing quality products and materials
-Building relationships with suppliers and negotiating with them for the best price, quantities and delivery timescales
-Processing requisitions and updating management on the status of orders.
-Updating inventory and managing stock levels.
-Understanding the target market and analyzing trends in order to make informed buying decisions.
-Coordinating with inventory team, management, and stockroom.
-Developing an effective and accurate system for monitoring purchase orders
-Delivering a weekly purchase order report to supervisors that indicates the invoice number for all closed orders.
-Monitoring the stock quality and escalating any discrepancies to suppliers and manage.