Purchasing / Procurement Administrator - Immediate start
Our client based just outside Portsmouth is looking to recruit an Purchasing / Procurement Administrator to join their busy and supportive Procurement team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is interested in a career within Purchasing, with a company that highly value their staff. They are looking for someone who is a strong coordinator, confident on the phone and has a good attention to detail. This is initially a contract position for 10 months although there is long term opportunities in the business for the right candidates. The salary will be between £20,000 - £25,000 per annum.
This is a busy and involved position where you will gain experience in a wide range of purchasing activities. The role will include placing, progressing and chasing orders, managing vendor data including, prices, lead times and product ranges, forecasting and planning forward stock levels and assisting in the search for new products.
The Ideal Candidate
In order to be considered for this role you would ideally have some previous experience within purchasing/buying. Warehouse stock management, supply chain experience would be advantageous but not essential. You must have a good eye for detail, be able to prioritise your work and be confident working to strict deadlines. This position could also suit a recent graduate looking for a chance to join a global business who offer excellent career opportunities.
You will need to be IT literate in particular Excel and Word. The ideal candidate will display the following attributes:
- Good Analytical Skills
- The aptitude to work under own initiative
- Confident written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to question and 'think outside of the box’
- Ability to work both as part of a team and on an individual basis
This company offer free parking and an exciting working environment.
Due to the large volume of applications we are unable to respond to each application individually, therefore if you don’t hear back from us within 3 days then unfortunately on this occasion assume you have not been successful.