Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Omega Resource Group
Location
Tewkesbury
Salary
£18000 - £23000/annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Purchasing Assistant
Location: Tewkesbury
Salary: £18 - £23,000

My client, a thriving engineering business, based near Tewkesbury is recruiting a Purchasing Assistant to join their friendly and growing team. The successful candidate will be responsible for purchasing materials whilst keeping costs down.

Main Duties

* Raising purchase orders
* Sourcing new suppliers and negotiating prices
* Monitoring suppliers' performance
* Planning of purchasing and setting budgets
* Reconciling invoices and resolving invoice queries
* Process improvement and reporting

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following

* Highly organised with excellent administration skills
* Previous buying experience, ideally gained within an engineering environment
* Strong negotiation skills
* The ability to build and maintain business relationships
* Highly proficient with Microsoft Office

If this position is of interest, please contact Anna Hinton
(Apply online only)

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy