Procurement Superintendent (Mining / Supply Chain / Contracts / Commodities) – Gauteng, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 2 months ago

Reference No. DSS03-S

Reference Number:  DSS03-S

Job Description:

A prominent mining group is currently seeking a Procurement Superintendent to play a pivotal role in the formulation and execution of procurement strategies specific to the assigned category of commodities.


  • Manage all procurement-related activities of third party spend within the assigned category of bulk commodities like Diesel, Gas, Refractory, etc.
  • Establish and maintain efficient communication channels and networks between customers and suppliers.
  • Achieve targeted cost savings, employing effective negotiation processes with vendors.
  • Develop and continuously update expert knowledge of supply markets, competitors, and product/service innovations.
  • Effectively manage all contracts within the assigned category throughout their lifecycle, including terminations, renewals, extensions, and identify innovative procurement solutions for organizational efficiencies.
  • Identify and implement innovative procurement solutions to enhance organizational efficiency.
  • Conduct procurement analyses and generate reports to support management in tracking, monitoring, and achieving departmental targets.
  • Drive efforts to reduce the Total Cost of Ownership and establish a competitive advantage through proactive procurement.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in Supply Chain Management, Policies and Procedures, Systems Analysis, and Mathematics.
  • Ensure SHEQ compliance within the Section by effectively utilizing the Toolbox.
  • Initiate, investigate, and report SHEQ status using the Integrated Management System (IMS).
  • Meet HDSA/Female targets for the Section as required.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Degree or National Diploma Commerce, Law, Engineering or Supply Chain Management.
  • 6 years’ relevant experience, preferably 2 years’ managerial experience

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Competitive annual package
  • Permanent Employment Opportunity
  • Opportunity to join a global mining company. 

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