Closing Date: 29 August 2012

The successful applicant will gain practical on-the-job training and theoretical experience in the overall Commercial Specialist function.

Minimum requirements: B Degree/Honours in Supply Chain MCIPS will be an advantage.

Key performance areas: Learn and understand TPT’s commercial process Provide commercial leadership to the commodity team that is responsible for the development and implementation of commodity strategies and other initiatives in delivering the procurement savings target Ensure the continuity and security of supply of the right quality portfolio commodities and services at competitive prices and at minimal contractual risk Lead supplier negotiations Design and administration of tender process Establish supplier contracts Establish, maintain and administer contracts pertaining to portfolio commodities Develop portfolio focused supplier industry key economic indicator and cost models.

Knowledge: Supply management/procurement Best practice SM processes Knowledge of systems, especially as enablers of Strategic Sourcing Technical and operational requirements of a business including capital requirements.

Skills: • Computer literate Minute writing Communication (written and verbal) Telephone etiquette Numeric.

Please forward your complete CV, stating the Ref. No. (TPT HQ/GRAD TRAIN/08/12) to: The Recruitment Specialist at e-mail: [email protected]

NOTE: If you have not been contacted within 1 month of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

THE APPOINTMENT OF A CANDIDATE IS SUBJECT TO THE VERIFICATION OF ALL THEIR CREDENTIALS. TRANSNET IS COMMITTED TO ESTABLISHING A DIVERSE WORKFORCE.