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Purchasing Assistant

  • £27000 - £30000 per annum
  • London
  • Premier Work Support
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Our client, a leading safety product supplies company has an urgent requirement for a Permanent Purchasing Assistant to join their team.

Reporting to the office manager you will be responsible for:

* Building, maintaining and managing supplier relationships

* Undertaking supplier negotiations

* Placing purchase orders with suppliers and managing them to ensure the goods/services are delivered in timely manner to support the depot needs

* Responsible for day to day management of the various procurement databases

* Planning/preparing forward import orders

* Preparing cost analysis

* Assisting accounts in posting of invoice

* Reviewing and researching opportunities in the market place in increasing sales margins and turnovers

* Placing Purchase Orders with suppliers and managing them to ensure goods/service are delivered in a timely manner to support the depot needs

* Communicating any supply issues to management

To be considered for this role you will need:

* Solid experience within a procurement team

* Ability to work independently

* Strong interpersonal skills

* Good analytic skills

* Excellent planning skills

* Strong IT Skills including word, excel and outlook

* Full UK Driving Licence

Hours Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm

£27-30K plus Bonus scheme, Private health care including partner and dependants, life insurance and critical illness cover

  • Advertiser: Agency
  • Posted on: 23/06/2022 16:04
  • Reference: SWIL23063