Raw Materials Buyer

at MPC Recruitment
Location Durban, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Procurement
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Durban

Description

 

Job Description:

 

  • Raw Material Planning, forecasting and Ordering Raw Materials and Fabric from abroad and locally

 

  • Generate Purchase Orders in SAP

 

  • Liaising with Suppliers on Raw Material Prices

 

  • Maintaining/Monitoring Supplier Status files on Orders

 

  • Monitoring Shipment of overseas Orders.

 

  • Submit weekly Consignment Stock Recons to Suppliers

 

  • Collaborate with Finance to resolve queries

 

  • Prepare Quarterly Price Forecasts

 

  • Monitoring and Controlling Inventory Levels

 

  • Monthly Compound Requirement Analysis and forecasting and ensue that correct levels of raw materials required in compounds are procured on time.

 

  • Collaborate and communicate with sales on Customer Order Status and ensure that fabric and compound is received on time to ensure proper production planning

 

  • Monitoring and Prioritizing Fabric Releases in conjunction with Production Ticket Requirements

 

  • Liaise with Scheduling on Daily Production schedules

 

  • Reduce / Monitor /Maintain Low Part roll inventories

 

  • Have Regular meetings with Suppliers to discuss market conditions and obtaining status on raw material supply and changes.

 

  • Resolve Raw Material Stock Out situations.

 

  • Source equivalent/alternative raw materials in event of obsolete / supply shortages.

 

  • Yearly / quarterly Raw Material Stores Inventory Levels.

 

  • Obtaining Certificates of Analysis of Raw Materials for BVQI Audit Purposes

 

  • Close out all NCRs (Non-Conformance Requests) and CARs (Corrective Action Requests).

 

  • Degree or National Diploma in Logistics or SCM or Equivalent qualification

 

  • 3-5 years’ experience within a manufacturing organization as raw materials buyer

 

  • Experience with Procure-to-Pay

 

  • Contract Management experience

 

Interested candidates can send their CV