Procurement Officer

at Eskom South Africa
Location Kriel, Kriel, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Procurement
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



Minimum Requirements




  • National Diploma preferably in Purchasing Management, Logistics, Supply Chain


Related Experience:


  • 3 years sourcing and procurement or related experience

Skills and Competencies


  • Behavioural

o Integrity

o Honesty

o Trustworthiness

o Professionalism


  • Leadership

o Team player

o Motivating teams

o Coaching

o Mentoring

o Developing


  • Knowledge

o SAP Materials Management Module

o Spend analysis

o Strategic commodity/Projects sourcing knowledge

o Procure-to-pay process

o Financial analysis

o Legal knowledge

o Industry and market analysis

o Commodity and supplier profiling (commodity management)

o Sourcing/procurement strategy formulation and implementation

o Negotiation strategy development and implementation

o Supplier relationship management

o Contract management

o Demand forecasting and planning

o Project management

o Knowledge of NEC Family contracts

o Knowledge of FIDIC Contract

o Knowledge of FOREX

o Knowledge of SAP system

o Knowledge of sourcing and procurement processes




  • Computer Literacy Skills
  • Total Cost of Ownership Analysis
  • Financial Analysis
  • Strategic thinking and decision making
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Relationship management skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work and interact effectively at senior levels
  • Facilitation skills
  • Administrative skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Methodical
  • Problem solving skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Presentation skills



  • Business Acumen
  • Strong ethical conduct

Key Responsibilities


  • Execute integrated sourcing and procurement processes and follows prescribed procedures towards fulfilling procurement needs


  • Access, analyse procurement information independently


  • Execute purchasing of goods and services and manage procurement administration


  • Perform dual adjudication of tenders and management of contracts/purchase orders within set policies and standards


  • Negotiate and coordinate conclusion of the agreement with suppliers to meet end user customer expectations


  • Use own discretion to manage problems/risks and makes recommendations timeously


  • Build and maintain healthy interpersonal and inter-team relationships


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