Job title: Procurement Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Cape Town, Southern Suburbs
Job published: 11/11/2021
Job ID: 52706

Job Description

We have an incredible opportunity for a strategic and influential Procurement Professional to join a rapidly growing market-leader in the financial technology sector.

Responsibilities:

  • Through support from the AP team, manage the end-to-end procurement process
  • Ensure cost savings through various initiatives and ensure optimization of procurement group strategy
  • Maintain and improve vendor tendering system including e-bidding platform
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with suppliers
  • Responsible for financial and legal due diligence on vendors with support from responsible teams within the group
  • Drive innovation, improvement and optimization across all procurement-related processes within the group
  • Maintain corporate governance and commitment to KPI’s within procurement
  • Support the annual budget and forecasting process for procurement     

Requirements:

  • Professional qualification such as CA(SA)/CIMA/SAIPA/MBA ideal, minimum of relevant NQF7 degree
  • 3-5 years’ experience in managing procurement and vendor management functions at a group level in a complex multi-structure financial services organisation
  • Experience in strategizing and driving cost optimization initiatives
  • Strong negotiation and relationship management skills
  • Strong strategic and analytical thinking ability
  • Innovative problem-solving skills
  • Solid business acumen
  • Self-driven, energetic and committed to self-improvement