takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Designate Buyer to join our team in Cape Town.We're a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people with integrity to join us. We offer a market related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won't be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great!
Responsibilities + Skills
Deliver against key financial and service level performance indicators within the department (sales, margin, listings availability, stock cover etc.)Support in managing and developing supplier relationships, negotiate good prices, improve trading terms and manage suppliers according to strict SLAs
Support the Department Manager to drive an aligned category strategyExecute on the department strategy/ tactical plan with the direction of the department manager & Division Manager