Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Premier Engineering
Location
Worcester
Salary
£18000 - £20000/annum
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB TITLE: Purchasing Assistant

TERM: Permanent

Location: Worcester

Salary: £18,000 - £20,000

A brilliant opportunity has arisen for a purchasing Assistant to join a leading Engineering design company. The Purchasing Assistant will be responsible for assisting in sourcing materials for projects, obtaining prices and lead times in line with project timescales.

Key responsibilities for the Purchasing Assistant will be to:

* Place orders with nominated Suppliers
* Expedite purchase orders on a daily basis to ensure that materials arrive on time for all projects
* Report any late deliveries to the Purchasing Supervisor on a daily basis and assist in the resultant corrective measures
* Manage Sub-Contract and transport activities effectively, nominating Suppliers, placing orders and expediting orders through all sub-contract processes
* Collate and update KPI and other management information
* Promote the company's profile, facilities and expertise at all opportunities

The Purchasing Assistant will possess the following skills/experience:

* Previous administration or purchasing experience
* Experience in the use of Sage or other Manufacturing systems is preferred though not essential

If you are interested in this Purchasing Assistant position then please apply with an up to date CV.

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