Deal with big tenders for procurement of large assets that run in line with World Bank procurement procedures.
Run small tenders for manufacturing items to secure economically advantageous terms.
Provide contractual input for all purchasing & also conduct overhead efficiency variance analysis Analyse manufacturing operations and variances such as price vs usage variances.
Responsible for providing timely and insightful information & analysis to foster a proactive approach to managing the cost of production.
Liaise with budget holders to deliver cost reductions, quality improvements or security of supply outcomes.
Participate in the evaluation of capital projects to identify savings opportunities.
Lead contract negotiations with current and prospective suppliers in conjunction with technical teams and Prepare & maintain all procurement contracts and related templates.
Manage all service level agreements to support operational requirements.
Tracking & managing of contract renewals and advise business on renewal terms.
Support the businesses overall transformation objectives and development of strategy and leading the implementation of procurement objectives, including Preferential procurement, Enterprise development, Supplier development and supporting localisation of products.
Ensure achievement of BBBEE target scores set by the transformation committee through transformation objectives.
Identification and implementation of appropriate procurement reporting metrics at managerial and business level.
Developing risk management procedures to mitigate losses in the event of product shortages.
Reviewing of warranty policies for existing equipment and support business in the event of warranty claims.
Relevant tertiary procurement/supply chain qualification e.g. B.Com degree in Finance or Supply Chain Management.
Minimum of 6 years experience in a pharmaceutical or manufacturing industry, of which at least 2 have been senior or management role.
Experience with tendering and tender procedures. Experience with analysing cost variances and negotiating contracts.
Knowledge of SAP systems
Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.