Sourcing Intern at Barrick Gold Corporation

Barrick Gold Corporation

Job description

Job Description

Lumwana Mining Company is seeking to recruit a highly committed and passionate employee for the position of Sourcing Intern to join the versatile Supply Chain Team. We are in search of an individual who can champion Barrick’s DNA by:

  • Communicating Honestly, Transparently, and Acting with Integrity
  • Exhibiting a Results-Driven approach
  • Delivering solutions that are Fit for Purpose
  • Dedicating themselves to Building a Sustainable Legacy
  • Taking Responsibility and being Accountable
  • Committing to Zero Harm
  • Cultivating strong and meaningful Partnerships


Reporting to the Procurement Coordinator, you will be responsible for providing efficient delivery of procurement services, through the provision of sourcing services and enhanced procurement of goods and services. Your duties will include but not limited to the following:

  • Undertake sourcing activities to comply with legislation, company policies, procedures, and ethical guidelines.
  • Provision of timely and efficient sourcing services that strive to exceed customer expectations /meet deadlines.
  • Assist in the day-to-day management of suppliers, particularly in the areas of order management, discrepancies resolution and expediting and payment assistance.
  • Undertake continuous reviews of all aspects of the procurement operations to ensure opportunities to add value, minimise risk and enhance shareholder value are identified and implemented.
  • Engage in and maintain a high service level with end user / site customers.
  • Engage and maintain a high on time delivery service level with all applicable suppliers.
  • Ensure all purchases are in accordance with all HSE standards.
  • Ensure you take a proactive approach to understand customer and technical needs for both stock and direct charge purchases.
  • Ensure prompt needs analysis has been carried out for all sourcing activities and adjudication is processed within the stipulated time frames
  • Prepare comprehensive price adjudications for standard Stock and direct purchase items.
  • Identification and implementation of cost saving.
  • Communicate item description, supply, and specification changes to inventory department to ensure stock catalogue is correct and up to date.

To be considered for the position, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Degree in Purchasing and Supply or equivalent.
  • Have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of international procurement processes
  • Proficient in Microsoft office package
  • Must be a member of ZIPS and or CIPS.

What We Can Offer You


  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses and site-specific benefits.
  • The ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with industry colleagues
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across the organisation

All applicants that meet the above stated requirements are invited to submit their CVs to the Job Portal link: .

Barrick has a strong commitment to environmental, health and safety management. Barrick offers equal employment opportunities to qualified men and women

Women who meet the above qualifications are strongly encouraged to apply

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