Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
Rotherham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 May 2019
Closes
27 May 2019
Ref
1149853698
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A great opportunity for anyone looking to further develop their purchasing skills to joing a fast-growing manufacturing business based in Rotherham.

Client Details

I've exclusively partnered up with a fast-moving stockist & distributor based in Rotherham. The client which I'm representing specialise in sourcing and dsitributing products around the globe and are a specialist within their respective field.

Description

As the Purchasing Assistant you will have the following responsiblities:
  • Monitor and control stock levels through daily analysis using our purpose-built software
  • Raising purchase orders accordingly and following the order to completion
  • Liaising with suppliers daily by phone and email
  • Overseeing the overseas import process including clearance documentation
  • Maintain system information upon supplier feedback to ensure all stakeholders are kept updated
  • Preparation of documents for goods received
  • Work closely with the warehouse and sales to ensure key deliveries are prioritised.
  • Receipting in goods received from suppliers

Profile

The successful candidate for the Purchasing Assistant role will ideally have the following key skills and qualities:
  • Previous experience within a purchasing roles / office based role
  • High attention to detail
  • Able to work under your own initiative
  • Ability to work well under pressure with multiple tasks requiring attention
  • Enthusiastic and proactive
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Confident communicator on the phone and by email

Job Offer

£18,000 - £22,00

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