Purchasing Analyst

Randstad CPE
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Purchasing Analyst required on a contract basis to join an industry leading manufacturing business.

Do you have a background strategically supporting and controlling the purchase of materials? Have you got a experience of working in a fast paced Manufacturing / Engineering environment? If you are seeking an exciting challenge then this is the contract role for you!

You will play a key role in a team that is responsible for the purchase and delivery of products and services to a busy manufacturing facility based in Ferndown ensuring the products are delivered on time, to cost and quality. Ensuring timely reports are produced to communicate progress to the Senior Leadership Team.

Key responsibilities:

* Resolving invoice grief, checking delivery notes and producing data base reports.
* Creation of Purchase Orders.
* Raising approved new suppliers on data base
* Processing acknowledgements
* Progress Chasing
* Coordinate communications by receiving and passing along e-mails, notices, etc.
* Maintaining shoe vouchers.
* General Administration duties
* Incumbents must be able to organize, complete and maintain large projects such as a database for a process improvement.
* Raising BACS/Visa/Cheque payments.
* Works closely with the plant accounting department to resolve invoice discrepancies.

Experience required:

* Ideally, you will have a Purchasing background preferably with a CIP's qualification or working towards this.
* Also requires personal computer skills and general knowledge of Accounting, Engineering, Materials, Quality Control.
* Must have the ability to communicate and work with all levels of personnel both inside and outside the company.
* PC skills, including Microsoft Office and Excel are highly desired. Incumbent must have a willingness to learn new technologies, strong analytical skills and problem solving capabilities. As this position is in frequent contact with people outside the work group it is essential for the candidate to express themselves clearly and have strong written and oral communication skills.
* The position requires good GCSE grades in English and Math's or equivalent experience.

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business

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