Lorimak Africa is looking for a Procurement Officer

Procurement Officer

Application deadline date has been passed for this Job.
This job has been Expired

Procurement Officer

  • Post Date:November 17, 2022
  • Views 344
0 Applications
  • Career Level Officer
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Mining
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill in the position of PROCUREMENT OFFICER that has arisen in a Mining Company in the Procurement Department.

Reporting to: The Procurement Manager


The successful applicant will be, among other key challenging aspects, responsible for: –

  • Maintenance of good relationships with all suppliers for the benefit of the division on availability and pricing of goods and services.
  • Evaluation of vendor rating of suppliers’ bases on performance aimed at achieving better performance from all suppliers used by the business.
  • Development and execution of new and improved procurement strategies across all channels of purchasing.
  • Manage every aspect of the supply chain and ensure efficiency.
  • Institute policies and procedures for collating and reporting key metrics that will reduce expenses and increase productivity.
  • Perform cost analysis and set appropriate benchmarks.


The ideal candidates must have the following minimum qualifications: –

  • Degree in Purchasing and Supply Management or equivalent.
  • Professional Diploma in Purchasing and Supply – CIPS will be an added advantage
  • South African work permit.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar position.
  • Proficiency in the use of computerised purchasing systems and experience with SAP.
  • Have excellent communication and negotiating skills.
  • Working knowledge of Environmental Management System ISO 14001 and Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems OHSAS 18001 and NOSA.
  • Clean class 4 driver’s license.

Interested and qualified persons should submit written applications with detailed CVs no later than Monday 21 November 2022 to: [email protected] and [email protected].