Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Kerr Recruitment
Location
South West London, London
Salary
21000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Purchasing Assistant

£21K-23K per annum + Benefits

Permanent Full-time

SW London

Our client is an international market leader in packaging. They are looking for a professional and energetic candidate who will be supporting Head of Procurement for the admin activities.

Main responsibilities

  • Maintaining database of suppliers' information, according to each material type and updating on a regular basis
  • Setting up materials library for samples required for evaluation and testing
  • Ensuring trial reports are received and updated on the CRM system
  • Setting up specifications for all materials, liaising with production site
  • Updating materials price indices on a monthly basis as well as exchange rate as appropriate

You will need:

  • Excellent communicator, with exemplary written and spoken English
  • Ability to work on own initiative and prioritise
  • Prior administration or customer service experience is a must
  • Experience of working in a similar environment- procurement, packaging, supply chain would be a plus
  • Good computer literacy and keyboard skills; especially excel
  • Familiar with CRM system
  • Good attention to detail

Please note:

  • If you have not been contacted within 2 working days, unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion.
  • We accept spontaneous applications via email - do not hesitate to send us your CV, stating what kind of role you would be looking for.
  • Please do not hesitate to regularly have a look at the Kerr Multilingual Recruitment website for an overview of all our vacancies