Buyer (Plumbing)

Our retail client in the Durban area is looking for a buyer with experience in the plumbing industry.


  • Grade 12
  • Minimum 2/3 years – Industry Related and plumbing and sanitary ware knowledge
  • A proven track record

Working hours: Monday to Friday : 7:30 – 4:30 PM AND every second Saturday 8am – 1pm.


  • Maintain stock levels
  • Place Product Orders from chosen Suppliers
  • Process & Manage back orders (ex. big contracts and non-stock items) according to policies & procedures
  • Establish and ensure the quality to be procured according to SABS standards
  • Establish the best supplier to buy the products from (price and quality mix)
  • Place and follow-up on the product order from the chosen supplier
  • Checking & verification of price queries from invoices received from creditors
  • Booking out stock to Branches as required for Inter Branch Transfers (IBT’s)
  • Maintenance of product master on product status by liaising with the central stock file team
  • Proactive management of dated and excess stock to ensure profitable buying
  • Weekly reports
  • Assist with customer complaints
  • Weekly Product Training with Suppliers
  • Ad hoc functions

Salary: R20 000 PM CTC

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