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Livestock Buyer - Cape Town, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #12527
Job Location Cape Town, South Africa
Company Type FMCG
Job Role Livestock Buyer
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Cape Town, South Africa
Gender Not Specified

Job Description

Cape Town, South Africa
  • Job Status: Open

Our client is looking for a highly skilled Livestock Manager to join their team in the Beaufort area.

Identify livestock acquisition opportunities on a daily basis
Identify livestock acquisition opportunities on a daily basis and secure budgeted throughput levels by offering a range of pricing, hedging and service alternatives to growers in the designated region
Negotiate price with growers and suppliers
Prepare regular reports for analysis by management on competitor activity, purchasing trends and complaints/queries concerning products
Recommend solutions to problems involved in the preparation of contracts and negotiations with customers
Schedule transportation for animals
Advise growers regarding care and maintenance of livestock to ensure safe and efficient production
Visually inspect animals for carcass characteristics
Stay up-to-date regarding market conditions and animal supply
Transfer information to the scale house coordinators for price reporting and scheduling purposes

Key Skills

  • Job Role: Livestock Buyer
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
You should have a bachelor's degree in agribusiness, marketing, or animal science
You should have a general understanding of animals
Any relevant experience working within the industry will provide you with a competitive edge.

Additional Requirements

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