Indirect Consumable Buyer

Nelson Mandela Bay, Eastern Cape 6 March


  • Description

    Position: Indirect Consumable Buyer
    Type: Permanent
    Location: Port Elizabeth
    Salary: R110 – R120 per hour
    Consultant Name: Coenie Pieterse
    Contact Number: ************
    Send application to: *****************
    • Grade 12
    • National Diploma / B Degree in Purchasing or Equivalent
    • 5 years’ experience in purchasing activities
    • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint
    • Extensive experience in SAP
    • Controlling the local TVM database ensuring all new TVM’s are logged and tracked – indirect materials.
    • Update the European TVM database on monthly bases including the full management thereof-indirect materials.
    • Implement new TVM ideas to ensure constant flow of new initiatives.
    • Manage the store personal ensuring their work performance is in line with the Purchasing Procedures.
    • Manage goods issued vs. goods receipt.
    • Decisions based on EVA calculations
    • Supplier “Bench Marking” exercises.
    • Drive cost down.
    • Management of SAP MRP, Indirect materials
    • Create new part numbers on SAP.
    • Management of SAP info records.
    • Scheduling agreement updates.
    • Generating purchasing orders on the SAP system
    • Control and file all task justifications
    • Liaise with the finance department to close out all queries when applicable related to indirect materials.
    • Ensure adhere to Tenneco Automotive Purchasing Activities.
    • Contract Management: Negotiate contracts/agreements for all indirect services.
    • Develop and manage BOS inventory management.
    • Manage the “critical spares”. • Manage consignment stock and controls.
    • Implement and maintain cycle counting in line with Tenneco automotive policies (MRO STORES).
    • Manage stock-turns and constant adjustments of min max levels.
    • Action of obsolete part removal from consumable stores.
    • Drive housekeeping and 5’s.
    • Negotiate price increase negotiations for indirect materials.
    • Objective selection of Supplier base for all current and future parts.
    Non-Response within 2 weeks indicates an unsuccessful application.
    Unsuccessful candidates will be kept on Jobs2day database for any future suitable positions.
    Only Candidates meeting the minimum criteria will be contacted to start the recruitment process.

  • Requirements

  • Language(s): English
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No

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Ad summary

  • Indirect Consumable Buyer

  • Recruiter


  • Province

    Nelson Mandela Bay, Eastern Cape

  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

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