Our client is a recognized global leader; a South African distributor of Global Premium Brands (new and used equipment) in the Agriculture, Mineral Processing, Earth Moving and Materials Handling Industries offering multiple career advancement opportunities.
They currently have an opportunity for a Parts Manager to manage the Parts Department. The successful incumbent will have prior experience in a purchasing environment.
Managing parts stock control (ensuring the right products are ordered and available) and ensuring parts availability of 95%
Ordering of all parts required for the Handling business local or international
Distribution and allocation of all parts between the Handling branches
Negotiating parts pricing from both Hyster and local suppliers
Formulating and adopting parts selling price along with senior management
Managing van stock from all regions
Ensuring that parts return shipment to Hyster is done annually
Implementing new systems to improve parts ordering and distribution
Implementing better controls for parts distribution to technicians
Driving “genuine parts campaign” on Hyster products
Visiting all Handling branches and regions to ensure controls are in place
Negotiate prices with suppliers
Drive warehouse processes as it relates to purchasing
Purchase against back orders and counter sales
Maintain and update price list on the system
Annual report on obsolete stock and return to supplier
Maintain master data as it relates to purchasing on the system
Weekly stock order report and placement of orders
Sea freight stock ordering on time, within specification and cost
Weekly feedback to parts on back orders
Monitor inventory levels and maintain availability
Monitor obsolete stock level
Follow up and resolve account queries
Run emergency order report as required
Facilitate interbranch/plant stock transfers
Replenishment of all branches and storage locations
Effective and timeous communication with suppliers and internal customers
Process and follow up supplier claims and queries
Country: South Africa
Location: East Rand
Job Qualification & Experience:
2 years in purchasing environment
Attention to detail
Ability to work under pressure
Strong administration skills
South African Distributor of Global Premium Brands in the Agriculture, Mineral Processing, Earthmoving, Materials Handling Industries.
An ability to develop and grow businesses in multiple geographies including challenging territories with high growth prospects. Committed to sustainable development and playing a leading role in empowerment and transformation. The company has operations globally.
Their success is based on inspired, aligned, empowered, results-driven, globally competitive, passionate people who create value through strategic innovation and continuous improvement. Their customers are more successful with them than with their competitors. Working for a global leader creates endless career opportunities for you.
This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.
Parts Manager, East Rand – Ref: 759020-66
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