Purchasing Officer

Job Title: Purchasing Officer
Contract Type: Temp/Contract
Location: Hamilton, New Zealand
Reference: 6422-9807-200-
Job Published: January 12, 2021 07:17

Job Description

We're looking for an experienced and driven Purchasing Officer to join a highly respected and well known client  in Hamilton.

As part of this high performing team, you will using your skills and experience of end to end procurement and stakeholder management to support the business departments.

You'll be responsible for:
  • Establishing robust systems and procedures to drive efficiency and reduce waste
  • Coordinating activities to maintain stock of spare parts and consumable products
  • General stock control
  • Stakeholder and vendor relationship management
  • Data entry and record maintenance relating to stock
  • Overseas purchasing and shipment handling / customs
  • Progress, budget and KPI reporting as required
  • Identify compliant suppliers who have value and strategy alignment
  • Monitor and pursue pricing in line with cost analysis
  • Establishing and maintaining an ERP system
  • Scheduling of work

    Our ideal candidate will have or be:
  • Excellent computer literacy including the Microsoft Suite
  • Outstanding negotiation skills
  • Able to work with multiple stakeholders, seamlessly managing varied priorities and demands
  • Critical attention to detail
  • Personable and friendly customer service
  • Ability to multi-task
  • High degree of problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent time management
  • Basic financial understanding
  • Experience managing 1,000+ SKUs
  • KPI / target driven

    Mandatory requirements to apply:
  • ERP experience (preferably SAP)
  • MRP experience
  • Pricing negotiation
  • Forklift License

    Do you have what we're looking for?! APPLY NOW! Interviews are starting ASAP!
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    Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
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