Buying Assistant

Ambridge Harris
11 May 2017
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Buyers Assistant - Junior Buyer, Procurement assistant, expeditorYeovil - Commutable from Taunton, Chard, Crewkerne

Salary: £16,000 - £19,000 per annum

Reporting in to the buying team you will be responsible for:

-Assist in the creation and maintenance of technical files and upload new documents -Liaise with buyers and suppliers with reference to expired/expiring documentation -Assist in the audit and maintenance of the certification database -Assist with waste and packaging compliance reporting and invoicing -Manage, identify and update competitor product matches -Support the senior management team with catalogue pricing cycle -Give general support to the commercial team with data entry, administration and ad hoc requests -Perform preliminary check of documents (dependant on experience and development within role) -Manipulate, analyse and report on internal and external commercial data, and undertake market research and competitor insight for comparative markets(dependant on experience and development within role)

In order to apply you will need: -Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills preferred; knowledge of other Microsoft Office applications (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint) would also be beneficial -Good numerical and analytical ability -Excellent attention to detail -Good written English and communication skills -GCSE A*-C Mathematics and English required, or equivalent qualification/experience

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful

Ambridge Harris is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Ambridge Harris will not discriminate on unlawful grounds.