Job Spec

Procurement Assistant

Cape Town, WC
Sector: IT / Computers / Software
Posted: Friday, 5 July 2019
Reference: JM06/07/19

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Job Details

A company providing hardware and software solutions across multiple sectors including retail, financial services, education and live events; is looking for a Procurement Assistant, who will be responsible to undertake day to day administrative duties in support of the procurement and stock control function.

• Fixed Asset Administration
• Ensure effective Stock Control procedures are adhered to
• Management of stakeholder list
• Ensure sound knowledge of technical requirements for stock & part ordering
• Source reliable suppliers and contractors and obtain the most cost effective quotations
• Ensure procurement orders are received, following the agreed stock management procedure for new stock deliveries
• Ensure monthly recon of supplier accounts are done
• Update and maintain Smartsheet with all purchased stock (spec, price, stakeholder etc)
• Maintain and update company Wiki
• Make use of the company Wiki for all job-related processes and procedures
• Attend regular meetings
• Ensure updated communication with team and management
• Maintain sound relationship with all suppliers
• Ensure any problems, queries or concerns are escalated to management as and when required
• Ensure your tickets are managed
• Ensure your IT tracker feedback is submitted by deadline
• Ensure proper updates and closing details are added to OTRS tickets
• Ensure you stay within the predefined Service Level Agreement (SLA) times
• Assist with various OTRS reports as requested by management
• Weekly and monthly reporting
• Drafting required correspondence and ad hoc tasks, as required from time to time

• Grade 12 or equivalent certificate essential
• Certificate or Diploma in Bookkeeping
• Minimum 2 years’ experience in creditors reconciliations and accounts
• Minimum 1 years’ procurement experience
• Sound knowledge of general ledger accounting and allocations
• Proficient skills in Microsoft applications, especially Word and Excel

• High aptitude level
• Meticulous with strong attention to detail and accuracy
• Strong numerical skills
• Methodical
• Customer-centric
• Good interpersonal skills
• Responsive
• High level of confidentiality and professionalism
• Good time management skills
• Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
• Ability to cope with pressure and deadlines in a fast moving environment
• Ability to work independently as well as in a team

Skill Requirements

  • Bookkeeping

Company Details

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