Commercial Manager (Supply Chain / Procurement) (EE)

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Salary: R680853 per annum Annually
Recruiter: Smith Garb & Associates
Job Ref: JHB005714/JO
Summary: Animal Health & Nutrition concern, has an opening for a Commercial Manager (Supply Chain / Purchasing) (EE) to join their business. Be accountable for achievement of gross margin % targets through efficient purchasing of raw materials and setting up of appropriate selling price strategies as well as ensuring optimal stock levels and accuracy.



Job Description

Succcessful incumbent will have a completed B.Com (Accounting / Commercial Degree), Supply Chain or a B.Sc (Animal Health) qualification, coupled with 3-5 years related experience in a similar industry.  Proven ability to source products and communicate with suppliers and customers at a high level essential.  

Report directly to the BU Manager and be responsible for the following : 

  • Accountability for the achievement Gross Margin % targets.
    • Maintenance of selling prices to ensure margins are maintained at desired levels.
  • Managing AECI Animal Health sourcing of raw materials and supply chain.
    • Sourcing reliable suppliers and vendors.
    • Responsible for Strategizing and negotiation with suppliers and vendors in order to acquire the most effective deals and to reduce procurement expenses.
    • Setting sourcing and procurement policies and processes
    • Ensuring quality control of raw materials sourced
    • Developing procurement strategies that are inventive and cost effective
    • Reviewing existing contracts with suppliers and vendors to ensure ongoing feasibility
    • Building and maintaining long term relationships with vendors and suppliers
    • Approving purchase orders and organizing and confirming delivery of goods and services
    • Tracking orders through the shipping department to ensure timeous inventory receipts
    • Preparing procurement reports.
  • Ensure stock optimisation: adequate raw materials available for production within working capital constraints as well as being accountable for stock accuracy
  • Interacting with the sales, production, technical and quality teams to ensure the cohesive management of stock.


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