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Product Manager


City of Cape Town, Western Cape 16 April


  • Description

  • We are looking to recruit a Product Manager based at the Cape Town Office. Reporting to the Portfolio Manager, the incumbent will form part of the Consumables Team.

    Requirements that must be met:

    • Minimum of 3 years buying experience would be advantageous.
    • A Bachelor of Commerce / Science or similar business-related qualification.
    • Ability to function independently and as part of a team.
    • High attention to detail coupled with strong analytical and reasoning skills.
    • A high level of proficiency operating Microsoft Office specifically Excel.
    • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

    Key performance areas:

    • Sales Performance and Marketing
    • Demand Planning and Purchasing
    • Support to Sales Teams
    • Supplier Relationships
    • Product-Portfolio Management
    • Costings
    • Administration and General Responsibilities

    Summary of duties and responsibilities:

    • The handling of all communications with suppliers regarding orders as well as negotiating price, discount and
    • Undertake demand planning and purchasing using market knowledge and forecasting to ensure correct
    stock levels to meet growth targets.
    • Take a leading role of allocated products and brands by coordinating activities in order to drive sales and
    increase market share.
    • Rationalise product lines and suppliers where applicable based on best price, quality, availability, reliability,
    certification where applicable and technical support.
    • Source and onboard new product or suppliers where required.
    • Monitor regional product and brand sales performance in order to intervene where required.
    • Adhering to cost allocations expenditure procedures and supply chain principles.

  • Number of vacancies: 1
  • Requirements

  • Minumun level of education: Diploma /Bachelor's/ N6
  • Years of experience: 4
  • Language(s): Afrikaans ,English
  • Driver's license: B
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No
  • People with disabilities: Yes

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Ad summary

  • Product Manager

  • Recruiter


  • Province

    City of Cape Town, Western Cape

  • Work type

    Full Time

  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

  • Salary


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