Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
ProTech Recruitment Ltd
Location
Basingstoke
Salary
£11.00 - £13.00/hour (PAYE)
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Pro-Tech are seeking applications for a Purchasing Assistant to join a leading electronic systems developer and manufacturer, based near Basingstoke in Hampshire. Whilst the Purchasing Assistant position is initially for 9 months, the role will be made permanent for the right candidate.

The successful Purchasing Assistant will be providing purchasing and general support, while being proactive in the communication between suppliers and various divisions, such as design, quality and production.

As the Purchasing Assistant you must have the ability to create and manage commercial relationships with suppliers, negotiating the best prices for components and lead times.

The Purchasing Assistant will be joining a busy team, so we are seeking people with drive and a team ethic.

Purchasing Assistant Requirements:

* Previous experience working within an engineering/manufacturing/planning environment
* Must have working knowledge of MRP Software
* Demonstrable experience of managing supplier relationships
* Ability to read drawings and understand requirements from suppliers would be advantageous
* Must be able to deal with pressure and respond well to conflicts

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