Assistant Buyer - Previous experienced required

Recruiter
Unity Recruitment
Location
Harlow
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job title: AssistantBuyer
Salary: £18-21k depending on experience
Based: Harlow office.

Despite this being a Junior role in our client's buying team, previous buying experience is essential for this role. If you do not have prior work history in buying or procurement unfortunatly your application will not be considered for this position.

Our client in the rail sector are looking for an assistant buyer to join their procurement team. Previous experience in the rail industry is advantageous but not essential, however, previous buying experience, regardless of level, is essential for this position. As well as a basic salary, the company will also offer college training in CIPS to develop you as a buyer.

Duties include but are not limited to
*Purchase/Hire material and Plant
*Obtain quotes from suppliers
*Raise Purchase orders
*Place orders obtaining best value, deliverability, quality, and price
*Ensuring items are all approved for use on Crossrail, LU, NWR.
*Arrange delivery to site or stores
*Liaise with delivery team to book in deliveries
*Log orders onto a procurement schedule
*Chase missing/incomplete orders
*Arrange returns with Stores manager
*Request credit notes from suppliers Liaise with store manager
*Ordering current consumables stock as required.