Procurement Officer

Job Details

$70000 per annum
Job Type
almost 3 years ago
  • Procurement Officer Required
  • Immediate start
  • 6 months FTC
Excellent opportunity to join one of the world’s leading manufacturing companies.
Client Details

My client are a highly regarded engineering and manufacturing specialist who have a large global footprint. Due to strong growth, my client are looking to bring on an experienced Procurement Officer / to help with the increased demand for their products.


The primary responsibility of this position will be the sourcing of finished products and material components to ensure customer satisfaction and maintain stock requirements.
Additional day-to-day tasks include:
  • Raise and release work orders to production
  • Raise and manage all purchase orders (local and overseas) in the ERP system
  • Select vendors and negotiate prices with suppliers (local and overseas)
  • Manage system adjustments related to stock variances and reporting
  • Conduct regular cost reviews, ensure alternate supply channels are present
  • Manage international customs requirements and all associated paperwork
  • Conduct continuous improvement and streamlining of purchasing processes
  • Coordinate stock take / cycle counting processes

The ideal candidate will have:
  • 5+ years purchasing management experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in the management of a subcontract supply base
  • Experience purchasing mechanical and electrical goods
  • A relevant Diploma/Degree in Supply Chain or Logistics or an APICS Qualification
To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below.  For a confidential discussion, please contact Stuart van Heerden on 03 8547 1333 or email directly at