Tech-Pro Tactical Buyer

By | April 30, 2021

Tech-Pro Tactical Buyer


Tactical Buyer

  • Permanent
  • Full Time
  • Non EE/AA
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Tactical Buyer


Reference: TP2010990-TM-1

New opportunities for ambitious Tactical Buyers, take a chance to gain new exposure.



  • Remains current on economic, industrial and other trends that affect market and prices.
  • Must be capable of handling multiple projects at one time.
  • Review purchase request for material via MRP or manual purchase requisition.
  • Development Teams to support the quotation process and vehicle launches.
  • Able to provide sourcing support- investigating potential suppliers.
  • Must be able to provide best total landed cost solutions. May coordinate and negotiate prices for assigned commodities with the expectation of providing purchase price reductions and establishing purchase pricing.
  • Maintain supplier relationships in order to drive cost reductions while continually achieving the highest level of quality material.
  • Review, analyze and interpret various reports.
  • Ability to evaluate procurement marketplace for assigned commodities.
  • Qualifies suppliers through Supplier Quality audits and continuously reviews supplier’s performance.
  • Coordinates with Marketing and Engineering departments on new product development.
  • Input Purchase Orders and manage orders in BAAN MRP system
  • Monitor purchase orders to maintain delivery schedules.
  • As applicable, must be able to expedite critical components and overdue purchase orders.
  • Resolve supplier problems associated with over shipments, invoicing issues, obsolete, rework and scrap material.
  • Must be able to develop excellent working relationship with both internal and external customers as well as suppliers.


Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Min of 3-6 years’ experience in FMCG
  • BCom / BTech Degree Supply Chain from an accredited university
  • CIPS certificate
  • Developing and implementing negotiating strategies
  • Define commercial terms; proven cost saving record re savings on negotiations,
  • Specific strategic sourcing skills
  • Experience in Baan (preferred), SAP, JDA, or other MRP/ERP system.
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We offer

R 300 000 – 500 000 Annually