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Assistant Buyer

Salary £17000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Location Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Job Type Contract Jobs
Job Ref HQ00042677
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

Category: Purchasing Jobs/ Buyer Jobs
Location: Lincoln
FTC/ 6 Month Contract with Perm Opportunity

An Aerospace and Defence company operating out of Lincoln is looking for the an Assistant Buyer to support their purchasing team.

This is the role for you if you are looking to build up and expand your knowledge in buying and purchasing. This company is full of hard working passionate individuals and they are looking for like minded people to join the team. I admit this is not a straight start permanent job, this is however a 6 month fixed term contract with a view to go permanent. What separates this from the other jobs out there though, is a chance to work with a global aerospace and engineering company, that offers great benefits and a fantastic environment to work in.

As assistant buyer you will be expected to provide support to the Strategic Purchasing team, working on some exciting projects. You will be dealing with purchase orders, expediting orders, speaking with suppliers, liaising with stakeholders and performing general tasks to help the purchasing team function.

Essential Skills
> GCSE Maths and English Grade A-C (or equivalent)
> Experience in a Supply Chain environment working as an administrator or Junior Buyer/ Assistant Buyer
> Proficient at using Microsoft packages: Word, Excel and Outlook
> Able to demonstrate the ability to independently take ownership of initiatives and deliver effectively with little supervision
> Be able to form positive working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

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