Purchasing Administrator

Howarth Morris Ltd
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Howarth Morris have an exciting opportunity for a Purchasing Assistant to join an impressive multimillion t/o manufacturing business based on the outskirts of Liverpool. This is a newly created role reporting directly to the Purchasing Manager operating in a broad and challenging role with duties including:

- Raise purchase orders
- Identify appropriate lowest cost sourcing groups
- Negotiate new and replacement service and supply contracts
- Review contracts and maintain a database highlighting contractual reviews
- Support group negotiations where necessary
- Support new programme launches
- Work alongside Operations and Engineering Departments to deliver lowest cost solutions
- Reporting individual performance against agreed targets
- Any other duties required to support business needs

Applicants will ideally be degree educated and will have previously operated in a role for a large, fast paced manufacturer. Good MS Excel skills are essential and knowledge of SAP or similar ERP systems would be of particular interest. A competitive salary up to £25k is complemented with benefits including 23 days holiday, Pension and the opportunity to develop the role and take on more responsibility.

Howarth Morris is the North Wests leading Financial, HR and Office support Recruitment Consultancy. Our Financial Selection division is dedicated to the career management of Part Qualified and Qualified Professionals across ACA, ACCA, CIMA, AAT, ICM, CIPP and CIPD and we are committed to providing our clients with the best candidates for their business and our candidates with the best opportunities for their career. Visit our website for more information on our unique profile and market leading service and call or email today to hear more about this and other exciting opportunities in the region.