Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Interaction Recruitment
Location
Huntingdon, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1148916277
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client near St Ives are recruiting for a Purchasing Assistant to join their team on a full time permanent basis.

You will be assisting the busy purchasing function within the company, managing administrative tasks with the opportunity to learn and develop a career in purchasing.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Liaising with suppliers regarding stock and pricing, ensuring the best price is achieved.
  • Dealing with purchase orders
  • Administering purchases of non-stock items
  • Ensuring that delivery information is kept up to date
  • Responsible for daily checks of orders for confirmations and requesting updates from suppliers
  • Requesting fortnightly updates from import suppliers to ensure that orders are going to be dispatched/delivered on time
  • Checking with freight forwarders to ensure that shipment are on schedule
  • Ensuring that all stationary products are stocked up and ordered when necessary
  • Check the system to ensure that deliveries have booked on and matching paper work
  • General office admin
  • Answering general queries
  • Accurately entering data on the inhouse computer system

Hours are Monday - Friday between 8.30-5.30.

If you hold the skills and experience above, please send your CV to

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