Specialist, Sourcing Job at Standard Bank Group – in Johannesburg, Gauteng 2001

Job Description

Company Description

Standard Bank Group is a leading Africa-focused financial services group, and an innovative player on the global stage, that offers a variety of career-enhancing opportunities – plus the chance to work alongside some of the sector’s most talented, motivated professionals. Our clients range from individuals, to businesses of all sizes, high net worth families and large multinational corporates and institutions. We’re passionate about creating growth in Africa. Bringing true, meaningful value to our clients and the communities we serve and creating a real sense of purpose for you.

Job Description

To manage the allocated category of commodity by identifying go-to-market strategies, identifying commodity-specific Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment compliant suppliers and developing and implementing the commodity Sourcing plans, in partnership with the Procurement Business Partnering team.


Minimum Qualifications

Type of Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree

Field of Study: Purchasing and Procurement

Other Minimum Qualifications, Certifications or Professional Memberships: Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (MCIPS) or Member of the Professional Body for Supply Chain Management (SAPICS)

Experience Required

5-7 years experience in commodity sourcing, with accountability for a category of goods and/r services. A proven track record in procurement contracting with strong negotiation skills. An ability to effectively communicate with multiple and varied internal and external stakeholders.

Additional Information

Behavioural Competencies

Producing Outputs

Proving Insights

Taking Action

Team Working

Upholding Standards

Technical Competencies

Adherence to the framework principles

Performing trend and cube analysis on buying patterns

Analysing spend reports

Supplier and contract management

Applying governance principles

About Company

Company: Standard Bank Group –

Company Location:  Johannesburg, Gauteng 2001