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Job Title
National Buyer [FMCG]
Employment Type
Full Time
3 to 5 years
Job Published
06 November 2023
Job Reference No.

Job Description

National Buyer [FMCG] required for a reputable Retail/Wholesale company based in Johannesburg, Gauteng

Requirements : 

  • 3 - 5 years’ experience within a similar or same role / specialist role
  • 3 - 5 years’ experience within a Similar environment with a National Negotiating base
  • 2 - 4 experience is retail business and understanding of the sectoral determination act 9, applicable to the Wholesale and Retail sector
  • Have a strong employee relations focus, proven knowledge of South African labour legislation 
  • Degree in HR/ Labour Law or equivalent (NQF 8) will be advantageous
  • Have their own car that is reliable as well as possess a driver’s license
  • Willing to work retail trade hours aligned to the business needs, which includes Saturday work and some public holidays

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Negotiating better prices and terms with current suppliers, key focus on increasing of rebates and range
  • Forecasting of stock
  • Reducing levels of aged stock
  • Increasing the supplier base pool
  • Negotiating better prices and terms with current suppliers
  • Handling new product development and trials
  • Entrepreneurial and Commercial thinking

Should you wish to apply please email your CV through to Kerry O’Hagan at Kerry@profilepersonnel.co.za

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive a response within 14 days please consider your application unsuccessful. We will keep your CV on our database for any other relevant roles that may arise.





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