Purchasing Assistant

Rise Technical Recruitment
Newton Aycliffe
£22000 - £25000/annum Training+Progression+Benefits
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Purchasing Assistant
Newton Aycliffe (Commutable from Darlington, Durham, Spennymoor)
£22,000 - £25,000 + Training + Progression + Benefits

Position for a Purchasing Assistant to work in a busy manufacturers purchasing department where you will have opportunities to train and develop?

Here is a great opportunity to join a well organised company and be part of a close knit and busy team where time flies

The company itself is an independent global manufacturer that supplies/distributes to over 100 countries and has manufacturing sites in 3 separate continents. They are very well established with a significant financial backing and due to continued growth are looking to add to their team.

The role will involve working with the Sourcing & Procurement Team and various internal / external suppliers to raise purchase orders and track materials for company projects. You will maintain relationships with suppliers / help develop new relationships, and reduce costs when possible.

This is ideal for someone from a purchasing background looking to be kept busy and work in a tight night and organised team

The Role:

*Purchasing Assistant
*Working in the Sourcing & Procurement team
*Raising Purchase Orders and expediting the sourcing of materials for company products
*Maintaining existing supplier relationships / developing new relationships

The Person:

*Purchasing background
*IT Literate
*Manufacturing background beneficial, but not necessary

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This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

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