Salary: Market Related


Candidate with Purchasing qualification (Certificate or Diploma), and minimum 3 years’ relevant experience in a Buyer position, dealing specifically with raw material, required to procure raw materials and ensure best quality product and correct quantities are delivered timeously.

Minimum requirements:

  • Purchasing qualification required – certificate/diploma, etc
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Buyer essential
  • Previous experience in procurement of raw materials for manufacturing preferred
  • Syspro experience preferred
  • Excellent MS Office skills
  • Own transport and license essential


  • Procure raw materials
  • Calculate optimum order quantity and place order – follow up with Suppliers re overdue orders
  • Place non-stock orders for research and development projects
  • Process orders, checking stock holding, cancel lines, dates and pricing
  • Run daily report on Syspro of material requirement planning and replenish stock
  • Capture daily requisitions received from production
  • Place orders for satellite stores
  • Liaise with clearing agents and shipping lines
  • Track all shipments
  • Arrange urgent airfreights
  • Ensure clearing agents have all required documents for import purposes
  • Place online import orders
  • Communication with all suppliers
  • Communicate all supplier information to Procurement Department and update details
  • Ensure all document and changes are auctioned by deleting and adding parts on relevant orders
  • Establish obsolete items within production
  • Liaise with Design and Technical Engineering Department on new parts
  • Liaise with Quality Control Department on all rejected parts
  • Invoice verification
  • Create Excel order reports for Logistics Manager and Suppliers


If you are a SA citizen & your CV meets the above criteria, please send your CV to

Recognising that diversity is the key to excellence, our client especially encourages members of designated groups to apply.

If you have not heard from us within a 2 week period, please deem your application as unsuccessful.