Buyer & Operations Administrator - ASAP Start!

Demon Recruitment & Resourcing Ltd
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client a specialist construction, architectural and design company have an exciting opportunity for a Procurement and Operations Assistant and are looking for a bright team player to join their busy and hands-on, friendly London operations team.

Working closely with the Head of Ops this is a pivotal role for the business and as such a varied and involved position where procurement/buying, cost saving/negotiation, sound product knowledge and managing supplier and relationships will feature heavily. In addition logistics coordination, project support, stock taking/stock management and general administration with some manual handling will also be included.

The successful candidate will have proven procurement and operations experience ideally from within a construction background. Systems and product training will provided. However, a flexible and willing attitude, excellent communication skills, bags of common sense and the ability to work proactively and effectively within a fast-paced, small team environment are essential!

The Person, Skills and Experience

  • Solid experience within a buying/procurement role

  • Experience or an interest in construction

  • Driving license

  • Numerate and organised with high attention to detail

  • Proven operations/customer service/administrative experience

  • Strong MS Office and accurate data entry skills

  • Bright, enthusiastic and willing to learn

  • Excellent team player - hands on and flexible attitude

  • Good common sense

  • Committed and reliable

  • Positive personality and good sense of humour

My client offers competitive benefits, ongoing training, have a great team in place and are a company of choice for their friendly, supportive environment and commitment to developing their people. If you meet the above criteria, please apply immediately or call Marie Demon Recruitment & Resourcing in the East Croydon office.

Demon Recruitment confirms its commitment to equality of opportunity in all areas of its work. All individuals will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Whilst we would like to personally respond to every application this often isn't possible due to the volume of applicants. Should you have not been contacted within 7 days you have not been short listed on this occasion. However, your CV may be held on file for future reference.