Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for a Senior Buyer is R413,791
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Buyers?
An early career Senior Buyer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R258,522 based on 47 salaries. A mid-career Senior Buyer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R431,519 based on 93 salaries. An experienced Senior Buyer with …Read more
What Do Senior Buyers Do?
The senior buyer is responsible for negotiating long-term and short-term transactions with vendors. This position also plans and incorporates strategic purchasing plans company-wide. The senior buyer is also responsible for collecting and gathering data on potential suppliers and carriers. In addition, they schedule shipping times and manage the requirements of freight travel. They also disperse information about purchasing and sales to the necessary members of production, purchasing, and sales …Read more