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Technical Procurement Associate at Sanergy

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Organization Name: Sanergy

Job Title: Technical Procurement Associate

Job Type: Full Time

Job Category: Technical

Job Description

We at Sanergy are looking for a Technical Procurement Associate to improve our technical procurement process and offer support to the maintenance, engineering & procurement team in meeting their technical procurement needs.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Coordinate with the maintenance team on collection and delivery of parts from and to site.
  2. Approach vendors to get quotes for purposes of populating the technical procurement sourcing database.
  3. Propose new vendors to be trialled out for technical procurement sourcing.
  4. Address emergency technical procurement sourcing needs from operations teams such as maintenance by ensuring that requests are adhered to in the shortest time possible
  5. Come up with proactive solutions to cater for urgent technical procurement sourcing requests
  6. Review historical and competitive costs to identify cost savings opportunities and variances
  7. Analyze category, service, material, and vendor costs to provide key decision information
  8. Ensure sourcing databases are up to date and accurate.
  9. Engage maintenance, procurement  and Ops teams to and develop prioritise sourcing requests.
  10. Engage procurement to follow through with payments “
  11. Engage vendors and suppliers to get quotations
  12. Create a daily and weekly tactical plan of technical procurement sourcing activities
  13. Propose ways to improve sourcing and overall procurement processes to reduce delivery  timelines

Skills, Qualifications & Experience

  1. Degree in Engineering or Procurement.
  2. CIPS certification would be an advantage.
  3. MUST have participated in an engineering procurement project.
  4. Solid Knowledge and understanding of procurement processes, policy and systems.
  5. Experience in Technical Sourcing in the manufacturing sector.
  6. Great negotiating skills, attention to detail, critical thinker and disciplined approach to work.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Sanergy on to apply

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