Purchasing & Buying Bursaries 2019 – 2020
PURCHASING & BUYING BURSARIES FOR 2019 & 2020
Purchasing agents (also known as “buyers” or “purchasers”) are responsible for buying supplies for their company to use or resell to customers. Buyers or purchasers use their negotiation and persuasion skills to find the best deals.
Buyers earn an average annual salary of R186 000 – with assistant buyers earning around R130 000 per annum, junior buyers earning around R138 000 per annum and senior buyers earning around R320 000 per annum.
Purchasing Managers on the other hand, earn around R360 000 per annum.