Job Title
Senior Electrical Buyer
Employment Type
Full Time
5 to 10 years
R25000 to R30000
Job Published
15 January 2024
Job Reference No.

Job Description


A leading electrical company in Silverton, Pretoria is looking for a Senior Electrical Buyer to join their team.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Purchase goods, materials, components or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets.
  • Support the procurement function and other relevant departments and communicate any supply problems which may impact on business operations.
  • Prepare reports and updates as and when required.
  • Continuous feedback to Procurement manager regarding projects and due dates of components. •
  • Feedback to Procurement manager regarding changes in pricing of components and/or problems encountered.
  • Check accuracy against buying list and supplier quotes and sign off orders within the authorized value limit.
  • Ensure that appropriate lead times are achieved.
  • Identify and address purchasing problems or discrepancies.
  • Maintaining discipline with regards to timekeeping, work ethics and work standards.
  • Prepare and raise purchase orders.
  • Build, maintain and manage supplier relationships and keep up good communications.
  • Ensure compliance to company guidelines and procedures during supplier negotiations.
  • Contact suppliers to resolve price, quality, delivery or invoice issues.
  • Monitor and advise on any issues which present risk or opportunity to the organisation.
  • The above is not an exhaustive list of duties

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Experience in the electrical wholesale industry)
  • 5-10 years of experience
  • Dynamic person
  • Drivers' license (own transport)
  • Experience in:
    • Logistic management
    • Stock control
    • Warehouse management

Package & Remuneration

R20 000 - R30 000 per month CTC