Decoration Planner & Buyer – Durban

Decoration Planner & Buyer – Durban

Our client is seeking a Junior Buyer to be based in their Pinetown branch.
 
Duties:
  • Issue daily schedules for Raw Material requirements
  • Decoration stock updates for customer and sales team
  • Monitoring of slow moving and dead stocks
  • Maintenance and management of decoration back-order report
  • Management of quality incidents with supplier (defective stock, color variations, etc.).
  • Management of pricing with various decoration suppliers and relevant sales representatives
  • Management of artwork changeover’s (depletion of old artwork before new)
  • Maintaining artwork file and register: Updating file with new artwork, removing old artwork, and ensuring that the business has two signed hardcopies of each label.
  • Monitoring monthly stock levels in line with business parameters.
  • Advising Production and Planners of any exceptions that may be necessary for new product
  • Supplier OTIF reporting
 
Requirements:
 
  • Advanced Excel and Microsoft office
  • Supply Chain or Commercial Degree, diploma or the like will be advantageous.
  • 1 – 3 years procurement experience/exposure essential
  • Strong numeracy and planning skills essential
Planning and buying experience in manufacturing, Packaging, or retail advantageous
 
R19 – 20k basic + benefits (medical aid & pension fund)
 
Email angela@proappoint.co.za