Graduate Buyer – Johannesburg
Closing date: 2019/06/30
Job Title Graduate Buyer – Johannesburg
Job Type Classification Graduate
Division / Region Human Resources
Location – Town / City Kensington, Johannesburg
Location – Province Gauteng
Location – Country South Africa
Job Advert Summary
Pick n Pay has an exciting opportunity for a Graduate Buyer at our offices in Kenilworth, Cape Town. Our Buyers play a central role in ensuring that the products we place on our shelves match the requirements and aspirations of our customers. Buying is an important role within our business and can have a direct impact on the profitability of the business. If you are looking for a graduate position that combines detailed analysis of financial information and market trends with the ability to develop relationships and successfully negotiate deals with suppliers then you should apply for this position.
Any of the listed qualifications:
• BSc Commerce
• BCom Finance
• Bcom Economics
• BSc Mathematical Stats
• Bcom Accounting
• Business Science
Duties & Responsibilities
• Negotiate with suppliers to achieve competitive pricing for products, an increase in sales and improved margins.
• Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes.
• Review under-performing categories and develop solutions to improve performance
• Execute tactical buying plans and category specific growth strategies
• Develop, translate and promote merchandising solutions to achieve business goals and influence financial performance.
• Translate available information, data and findings into specific, actionable recommendations that add value to business planning.
Team building and collaboration
Commercial and financial acumen
Additional Information Ms Excel knowledge (Advantageous)
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