Purchasing Executive, Food Manufacturing

B3 Jobs Ltd
London (Greater)
08 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Purchasing Executive
Job ref: 61441 | £20,000 - £26,000 | London

The company

You will be working for a well-established and highly respected manufacture of speciality products. This business has been growing well over the last few years and this is therefore an exciting time to join the team.

The job

As Purchasing Executive, you will take on an important role in stock control and accounting procedures providing an efficient service within the operations team.
You will raise purchase orders for raw materials and ingredients, monitor stock levels of ingredients and calculate current stock value, place orders with suppliers as requested by the production team and source alternative providers if necessary. You will also reconcile invoices, sign off incoming invoices and arrange payment in conjunction with the accounts team, generate reports as required plus work closely and support other functional teams including planning, warehouse and manufacturing.

Your experience

To be considered for the Purchasing Executive role, you must have excellent administrative, organisational and problem-solving skills together with a high level of numeracy and sound IT skills. We are looking for previous experience in a stock control/ordering role (essential) ideally with purchasing and accounts experience. A background of working in food manufacturing, most particularly bakery products, is a distinct advantage.

More details

The Purchasing Executive job is based in the London region and is paying £20,000 - £26,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

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What happens next

After applying for jobs, we will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternative job titles

Purchasing Assistant | Buying Assistant | Junior Buyer | Food Industry Supply Chain Jobs | FMCG Purchasing Jobs in London

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