Junior / Assistant Buyer

  • Fast Recruitment
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Sep 09, 2017
Permanent Accounting Administration Banking Business Development Consulting

Job Description

Large privately owned blue chip Construction organisation, specialising in development & property services are now seeking a Graduate / Junior / Assistant Buyer to join their rapidly expanding Procurement team.

With 2 buyers already in place, the Junior Buyer will be assisting these Buyers in supporting the vast project teams situated across the country, with administrative duties including liaising with the project teams, placing orders with preferred suppliers and sourcing items at the best price through negotiation and targeted savings.

Salary – R 22,000 per month plus company benefits.

Key responsibilities :

To respond to procurement requests from project teams based across the country,
Source required items from preferred suppliers of the business,
Highlight and utilise savings opportunities,
Maintain and update purchase order information on the systems,
Maintain and update supplier information on the systems,
Support senior buyers with administrative tasks,

Key requirements :

Knowledge of the Construction industry,
Good understanding of interpreting requirements from stakeholders,
The ability to establish and build strong stakeholder relationships,
Skilled in accurate data entry,
Ability to remain organised and assist multiple sites simultaneously,
Degree or equivalent Diploma would be advantageous ,

Suitable candidates are encouraged to send their CVs to Fax :086 602 2008 for our immediate consideration.

Job Level


Salary Range

R15 000 - R20 000 per month