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 Assistant Officer Procurement x1(Distribution) East London

Position : Assistant Officer Procurement x1(Distribution) East London Vacancy type: Internal

Task Grade : T10

Area of Speacialization : To provide efficient and effective procurement of goods and services (i.e. low value, low risk) timeously, within budget and in accordance with procurement policies, procedures and practices

Department : Commercial

Business Unit : Cape Coastal Cluster

Location : South Africa (Eastern Cape)

Reference Number : RH 17/2022

Closing Date : 2022/05/20 11:55 AM

Minimum Requirements

3 year National Diploma/CIPS NQF Level 5 (National Diploma preferable in Purchasing Management, Logistics, Supply Chain)


2 years’ experience in Sourcing and Procurement or technical related experience

Skills and Competencies

• Knowledge of SAP Materials Management Module
• Knowledge of Strategic Commodity /Projects Sourcing
• Professionalism, Trustworthiness, Team player, Administration skills
• Problem solving skills, Mentoring, Coaching

Key Responsibilities

• Execute integrated sourcing and procurement processes and follow prescribed procedures towards fulfilling procurement needs
• Access, analyses procurement information independently
• Execute purchasing of goods and services and manage procurement administration
• Perform dual adjudication of tenders and management of contacts/purchase orders within set policies and standards
• Negotiates and coordinate conclusion of the agreement with suppliers to meet customer expectations
• Consult with supervisor to manage problems/risks and make recommendations timeously
• Build and maintain healthy interpersonal and inter-team relationships

​“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”

“Eskom is committed to equality, employment equity, and diversity. In accordance with the employment equity plan of Eskom and its employment equity goals and targets, preference may be given, but is not limited, to candidates from under-represented designated groups.  Eskom reserves the right not to make an appointment to the posts as advertised.  Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply for positions.”