PEP a division of Pepkor Trading (Pty) Ltd: Buyer – Confectionary, Snacking & Beverages








Company PEP a division of Pepkor Trading (Pty) Ltd
Reference # Apr_2021
Published 12/04/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Parow Industria, Western Cape, South Africa
Introduction
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

To source and maintain a range of FMCG products by ensuring that the commodities are acceptable to the PEP consumer market. The products selected must contribute to the profit margin and price points of PEP, in accordance to the departmental directive.

Job Functions Buying,FMCG Buyer,Inventory,Retail
Industries Fmcg (Fast Moving Consumer Goods Sector),Food & Beverages,Retail,Wholesale
Specification
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:





Supplier management (sourcing & maintaining of suppliers, relationship building and service level management)
Range building (Product sourcing & range development)
Product determination
Product order management (Administration)
Budget management and OTB control
Market research about target market and product wants

Requirements
JOB INCUMBENT REQUIREMENTS:

Relevant Tertiary Qualification e.g. Degree or Diploma
Minimum of 5 to 7 years experience as a fully-fledged Buyer in an FMCG environment, beneficial if the candidate has Confectionary, Snacking and Beverages industry knowledge & experience.
Computer Literacy (MS Office and G-suite)
Willingness to travel
Competencies required: Accuracy, Directing, Negotiation, Results-oriented, Persuasiveness, Commercial Drive, Initiative, Analysing and forming opinions

Job Closing Date 19/04/2021