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Purchasing Officer

Plant/Site:  JBS Scone Plant
Req Id:  12162
Date Posted:  11-May-2022

About the Role:

JBS Scone has an exciting opportunity for a dedicated experienced Purchasing Officer to join the team at Scone. Reporting directly to the National Purchasing Manager, this role is responsible for the purchasing and inventory management of our dry goods and consumables.


The role would be a perfect fit for someone who is hands-on, has an eye for detail and someone who is extremely process driven.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ordering stock daily from suppliers, generating and reviewing purchase orders to coincide with production and warehouse needs.
  • Ensuring adequate stock levels are maintained, investigate order discrepancies and problem solving to identify the root cause to avoid reoccurrence
  • Following up on any outstanding orders, claims/credits with suppliers in a timely manner
  • Receipting of delivery dockets
  • Provide reporting on inventory levels, vendor spend, delivery performance and production
  • Perform regular cycle counts and stocktakes


About you:

  • Demonstrated Procurement experience within high volume supply chain, inventory and administration
  • Qualifications within Procurement and/or Supply Chain are advantageous, though not required
  • Previous experience within a similar FMCG environment highly desirable
  • MS office experience in excel, word and outlook
  • Demonstrated SAP purchasing experience is desirable
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Forklift licence preferred or willing to obtain license


Benefits for you include but are not limited to:

  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private
  • Discounted staff meat purchases


What next?

If you’re passionate and want to be a part of the largest meat manufacturer and producer in Australia, APPLY NOW!


If you have any questions regarding this opportunity, please contact:

Email: Ashlea.constable-ray@jbssa.com.au

Phone: 0437 851 310