Purchasing Administrator

Recruiter
Pertemps Burton Commercial
Location
Coalville
Salary
£17000 - £18000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our prestigious client based in Coalville is seeking a Purchasing Administrator to join their team on a full time, permanent basis. Our client is a market leader and award winner within its sector.

We are looking for individuals who maybe wish to want to be part of a team that care and take pride in delivering exceptional customer service to our clients in the area.

Main duties include but are not limited to:

- Monitor existing stock levels and raise Purchase Orders (PO's) to meet stock availability targets and agreed stockholding levels

- Negotiate with vendors to establish and maintain cost effective purchases.

- Resolve day to day issues relating to stock availability and product quality/ specification.

- Expedite outstanding purchase orders

- Invoice queries resolved promptly and cleared for payment

- Review re-order points to maintain correct stock levels

- Produce weekly reports identifying stock availability issues and action taken to resolve.

- Take a proactive approach to ensure best practice is maintained and built upon on a day to day basis.

- Maintain database to ensure accurate data is always available to other company users.

Keys Skills and competencies should include:

- 2 years' experience in a team environment

- Naturally numerate

- Must be able to work as part of a team and be prepared to be flexible as deadlines and priorities sometimes change.

- Ability to prioritise workload

- Must have a good command of Microsoft Excel and Word

- Ability to communicate confidently at all levels is essential

- Knowledge of SAP beneficial but not essential.

In return you will be offered:

- 33 days holiday inc of bank holidays(rising 1 day per year after 3 years to a maximum of 38 days)

- Comprehensive sick pay scheme

- Pension Scheme and Life Assurance

- Exclusive employee discounts, savings and competitions

- Bike to work scheme and Free parking

- Childcare Vouchers

- Employee Assistance programme

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the role and are looking for a new challenge but one with a difference then please call (Apply online only) and ask for Evan or send your CV directly to (url removed)