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Procurement and Asset Management Assistant (Finance)


We have an exciting opportunity for a Procurement and asset management assistant to join the team based in Johannesburg.

The primary functions of your role, in line with the Responsibilities are outlined below:


  • Responsible for assisting with implementing the supply chain of goods and services in accordance with the Procurement Policy;
  • Maintain contract registers;
  • Liaising with suppliers and service providers. Negotiating prices from different suppliers, to ensure company is getting best value for money;
  • Assisting in the implementation of maintenance schedules.
  • Ensure that all goods and services received correspond with orders and contract prices;
  • Raising of Purchase Orders, matching delivery notes to invoices;
  • Day to day capture of purchase transactions;
  • Assist to monitor and manage assets from acquisition to disposition;
  • Assist in capturing and recording assets on the Asset Register;
  • Ensure all assets are insured on date of receipt;
  • Maintaining a professional standard and appearance during office hours and while representing the company when on company business;
  • Ensuring the Company’s Health & Safety policy is applied effectively in areas under the Post Holder’s control;
  • Any other duties assigned by the Financial Controller and Financial Accountant.



Alfred H Knight are an independent provider of inspection and testing services. Established in 1881, AHK operates in more than 40 countries with a well-earned reputation for providing reliable, professional services. We provide specialist services for a wide range of commodities within base and minor metals, steel raw materials, ferroalloys, precious metals, platinum group metals, industrial minerals, solid fuels and fertilisers. Our clients include miners, smelters, refineries, traders, financial institutions and government bodies.We maintain rigorous quality standards to ensure that our operations provide the highest level of services to our clients. We achieve this through compliance with industry standards and regulations for laboratory, inspection and quality management, including ISO: IEC 17025, 17020, 9001, 14001 and 45001. Our people are our finest asset and as a truly global company, we value diversity, and respect people from all backgrounds. Click here to find out more about AHK.



To be successful at Alfred H Knight, you will need to display the following:

Required Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours

  • Experience in procurement, supplies and materials management
  • Must be computer literate – Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must have own transport and a valid driver’s license
  • Planning and Organising
  • Critical Thinking
  • Initiative
  • Results Oriented

Required Experience and Qualifications

  • Certificate in Procurement or Bookkeeping advantages


  • Highly proficient in English (Verbal and written)


We are offering an excellent opportunity with a salary and benefits package to match.

Applications for the above position are invited from suitably qualified interested parties. However, preference will be given in line with our Employment Equity Plan.

Interested parties should apply online and attach the following Cover Letter, CV, copy of ID and driver’s license, Matric certificate and qualification certificates.

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