Assistant Buyer

Interaction Recruitment
09 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainee/Assistant Buyer

Location: Bradford

Salary: £17,000 – 18,000

One of my well established and family owned manufacturers based in Huddersfield is looking for an experienced Buyers Assistant to support the Senior Buyers.

This opportunity would ideally suit someone that can work autonomously, has strong analytical skills, and has some knowledge of the manufacturing and fast moving supply chain environment.

Assisting the senior buyers with all purchase requirements; liaising with all suppliers

Raising all orders (high volume) for the business

Chase any over due orders and delays – inform relevant managers within various departments

Process all quotations from line managers to authorise all orders

Stock reporting using Excel and progressing orders for updates on deliveries, amend any invoice queries.

Ideally you will be someone who is already carrying out purchasing related activities as part of your current role or has knowledge of manufacturing or engineering as an administrator. Experienced with processing a high volume of purchase orders is desired and someone that is open to learn new skills and adapt to the companies processes and procedures, whilst also implementing efficiencies if needed. A great opportunity for someone looking for that next step into a great buyer role.

This is a great purchasing entry level opportunity for someone with a proactive approach and the ability to work under sometimes high pressure and on your own initiative is a major requirement for this role, the job offers the right candidate the ability to take on more responsibility.

A great starting salary is offered £17,000 - £18,000 dependant on experience with great benefits, working hours and career opportunity.

If you are looking for a career with longevity and to have the opportunity to work in a fun working environment then I look forward to receiving your application.

I have immediate interviews available and look forward to receiving your application, thank you for applying.

Lisa Farr

Regional Permanents Consultant - Leeds

Interaction Recruitment plc

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