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designated groups in line with the Employment Equity Plan and Targets of the Organisation/Operating
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Alternative Application Methods: (Completed Curriculum Vitae to be submitted)
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before the closing date of the advertisement.
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application as unsuccessful.
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Operating Division : Transnet NPA
Position Title : Contract – Buyer (5 X Months)
Employee Group : Non Permanent
Department : Dredging Serv
Location : Durban
Reporting To : Procurement Manager
Grade Level : HRLYH1X
Reference Number : 10157507
The Purchasing of all goods and services according to clients requirements / specification, from suppliers in line with
company policies and procedures ( mainly Transnet Detailed Procurement Procedure and all other related procurement or
supply chain management policies).
Analyze all released SAP requisitions.
Match the requisition requirement with the relevant and legitimate service providers existing in the SAP Vendor master.
In the absence of a legitimate Supplier from the Vendor Master, buyer has to find a matching service provider from the
database and consult with a Supplier Development Manager.
Send request for quotations to selected suitable suppliers.
Advise TNPA PAC secretary of the closing dates for quotations.
Receive quotations from TNPA PAC secretary.