Job title: Purchasing Officer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Petrochemical
Salary type: Annual
Location: Johannesburg
Job published: 23-07-2020
Job ID: 33970
Contact name: Fumane Chacha
Phone number: 0842250011
Contact email:

Job Description

Our client is the worlds leading manufacturer of lubricants and petrochemical products in Johannesburg, Gauteng. A position has become vacant for a Purchasing Officer, reporting to the Purchasing Manager. Some of the products manufactured are metal processing lubricants, lubricating greases and automotive and industrial lubricants.

In this role, you will be tasked with purchasing raw materials, sundries, finished good and imports. You will also have to work together with the Finance department for account queries relating to suppliers' invoices, prices, quantities, etc

In order to be considered for this role you must have the following:

  • A completed Diploma or degree in Purchasing/ Supply Chain/ Logistics Management
  • 5 years' experience in purchasing in the petrochemical industry
  • 3-5 years' experience in export buying of raw materials
  • You must understand international markets, contracts and have strong negotiation skills
  • Must have worked on SAP

If you meet ALL of the requirements stated above, please apply directly.

Should you not hear back from us in 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.