• Durban, KZN
  • This position has been filled

We are looking for a candidate with 3- 5 years work experience that has the ability to effectively manage multiple projects with different deadlines, has a strong attention to detail and is able to cope with the pressure of tight deadlines and targets.

Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the successful candidates’ skills and responsibilities will include:

•Project manage and coordinate procurement projects

•Break projects up into doable actions with set time frames

•Liaise with various departments to identify and define requirements, scope and objectives

•Source and liaise with suppliers to put together cost estimates

•Prepare budgets and cash flow forecasts

•Analyse risks and opportunities

•Ensure standards and requirements are met and adhered to

•Act as point of contact and communicate project status to all participants

Educational Pre-Requisites:

•At least a C in Matric Maths

•Diploma or equivalent professional experience

•Advanced Excel skills

•The ability to communicate effectively in English (written and spoken word)

•ERP systems experience especially Syspro an advantage

Inter-Personal Skills

•Someone who is analytical, meticulous and deadline driven with a good eye for detail, yet dynamic and able to work in a fast paced FMCG company with the ability to cope under pressure

•Needs to have the ability to conduct oneself in a professional manner with both internal and external customer/supplier, and at all levels

•A great team player who wants to be involved in a winning company

•Strong work ethics and values with excellent organization, time management, and problem-solving skills

•Organised/driven and committed to learning

•Strong conflict resolution skills and not afraid to hold people accountable

•Desire and ability to take full ownership of projects and produce high quality work

•Proactive and has the ability to be self-managed