SAPS Vacancies: Junior Buyer

By | 21st Nov 2018

Junior Buyer


Responsible for negotiating longterm and shortterm transactions with vendors. This position also plans and incorporates strategic purchasing plans countrywide. Responsible for collecting and gathering data on potential suppliers and carriers. In addition, also negotiates the prices for products. Manages a team of 5 junior byers and implementing new SOP procedures to ensure the team works at their full capacity


  • Supply chain benchmarking within the entire value chain
  • Identify suppliers, select merchandise and negotiate bills of sale for a business.
  • Inspect deliveries for shipping errors, improper handling, or quality issues.
  • Ensure that orders are delivered on time and at cost.
  • Resolve billing and shipping problems and provide information to supplier
  • Ensure leadership and management of the department



  • STRICTLY Bcom Degree Supply ChainFashionPurchasing
  • 46 years working experience with a Supply Chain FMCGRETAILFASHION
  • Developing and implementing negotiating strategies
  • Define commercial terms proven cost saving record re savings on negotiations,
  • Specific strategic sourcing skills
  • SAPS and ERP systems