Experience

  • Buying and planning assistant

    at Massdiscounter/Massmart Division

    March 2019 - at Present

    Gauteng

    o Assisting Category management with system maintenance by linking supplier codes, managing item statuses, handling store supplier queries, generating supplier performance and pipeline reports. o Manage the day-to-day business relationship with key suppliers through supporting activities including ordering, communication of demand/ volume/ delivery time changes, issue resolution, sharing of end-user feedback, follow up on backorders, etc. o Work with merchandise buying, merchandise planning, divisional trading managers and store leadership groups to evaluate and deliver an effective well balanced location strategy o Identifying trading opportunities by in depth location financial analysis o Influence key stakeholders in merchandise buying and planning groups by making recommendations around location trading opportunities o Identifying inefficiencies within existing processes and providing recommendations on improving the processes within the division.

Education

  • Honours in Psychology

    at University of Johannesburg

    2017 - 2017 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Bachelor of Social Science

    at University of Fort Hare

    2013 - 2016 (3 years) Eastern Cape

Languages

  • English Elementary

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