A new job opportunity as a Purchasing & Shipping Executive is now available within the food industry. Your responsibilities will include:
- Monitoring of stocks and sales trends
- Placing orders with suppliers, after verifying required volumes and specifications,detailing price, quality, quantity, delivery date and any special arrangements which may be necessary.
- Ensuring that an adequate supply of material is present at all times and avoid excessive stock holding
- Organizing the delivery of orders by evaluating different transport or shipping alternatives in terms of cost, time and reliability
- Following up orders and communicating with all departments concerned the expected delivery dates.
- Be responsible for product costings and pricing, as well as any internal and external communication regarding products
- Keeping abreast with customs procedures and related legislation which may influence the price and timely delivery of purchased merchandise
- Coordinating customs clearing and forwarding of merchandise