Buying Assistant (FTC)

Recruiter
Haywood Knight
Location
Fareham, Gosport, Eastleigh, Romsey
Salary
£18000 - £20000/annum
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Buying Assistant (FTC)As the Buying Assistant you will be responsible for the ordering of materials in line with the build requirements and the support of the purchase manager. Ideally you will have experience in a fast paced manufacturing or engineering environment.This is a brilliant opportunity to increase your skill-set and play an important role in the procurement process.Key Responsibilities:Daily tasks
* Raise purchase orders* Obtain quotations from approved suppliers* Purchasing direct and indirect materials/packaging* Liaise with Planning and engineering regarding part issues* Assist Purchase manager with strategic projects / tasks* Maintaining stock levels* Sourcing alternative products* Carrying out a range of administration duties

Skills & experience required:
* Must have worked in a manufacturing/engineering environment or similar* 5 GSCEs grade C or above* Strong team player* Excellent communication skills * A strong customer focus
This is a great opportunity to develop your skills in a purchasing department and for the right person this will lead to a permanent position