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 Assistant Officer Procurement x2 Re-advert(Generation Division) Medupi Power Station

Position : Assistant Officer Procurement x2 Re-advert(Generation Division) Medupi Power Station 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 : Procurement

Business Unit : Medupi Power Station

Location : South Africa (Limpopo)

Reference Number : 49893943LWM / 5000903301

Closing Date : 2020/02/07 11:55 PM

Minimum Requirements


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

• 2 years related experience in sourcing and procurement or related technical experience

Skills and Competencies


• Integrity
• Honesty
• Trustworthiness
• Professionalism


• Team player
• Motivating teams
• Coaching

Knowledge of:

• SAP Material Management Module
• Total Cost of Ownership analysis and Spend analysis
• Procure to Pay process
• Financial analysis
• Industry and market analysis
• Commodity and supplier profiling (Commodity management)
• Sourcing /Procurement strategy formulation & implementation
• Contract management
• Negotiation strategy development & implementation
• Supplier relationship management
• Project management
• Knowledge of NED family contracts
• Knowledge of FIDIC contract
• Knowledge of Forex
• Knowledge of service level and framework agreements


• Computer literacy
• Strategic thinking and decision making
• Strong negotiation skills
• Relationship management skills
• Strong analytical skills
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to work and interact effectively at senior levels
• Presentation and facilitation skills
• Attention to detail
• Methodical

Key Responsibilities

• Execute integrated sourcing and procurement processes and follows prescribed procedures towards fulfilling procurement needs
• Access, analyse procurement information independently
• Execute purchasing of goods and services and manage procurement administration
• Perform dual adjudication of tenders and management of contracts/purchase orders within set policies and standards
• Negotiate 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.”
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