Assistant Buyer

Recruiter
Finlay Jude Associates Ltd
Location
Bolton By Bowland, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1136440713
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking for a new challenge which offers lots of variety and the chance to work in an exciting sector with great career prospects?

Our client based on the outskirts of Bolton are looking to recruit an Assistant Buyer.

On a day to day basis you will assist the Procurement Team. As an Assistant Buyer, your duties will include but will not be limited to;
  • Obtaining material prices - ensuring that building and construction materials are sourced and that the best value is negotiated for sites throughout England
  • Liaising with internal customers, suppliers and other departments
  • Building relationships with suppliers
  • Agreeing pricing, delivery and quality standards with suppliers (within given levels of authority) for specific materials, equipment or services
  • Dealing with site and supplier queries
  • Maintenance of order data records and files
  • Invoice authorisation and processing

Person specification;
  • You will be looking for an Assistant Buyer role and a career within Buying
  • Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of the construction industry would be desirable
  • Experience of working in an office environment
  • Highly accurate with a good attention to detail - able to manage queries and recognise errors made internally / externally
  • Ability to liaise effectively at all levels
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, internet and email

If you are looking for a fantastic career opportunity as an Assistant Buyer and want to work for a forward-thinking Company, then apply now with your current updated CV.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are not always able to reply to all applications. If you haven't heard back from us within 2 weeks, then please accept that your application has been unsuccessful for the role we currently have advertised

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