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Purchasing Assistant

Salary Negotiable
Location Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Job Type Temp Jobs
Job Ref HQ00062845
Published 5 days ago

Job Description

Category: Purchasing Jobs/Junior Buyer Jobs/ Procurement Jobs
Role: Purchasing assistant/ Junior Buyer
Location: Chesterfield
Salary: £8.00 - £10.50

We require an experienced purchasing assistant to work along side a buyer on an temporary to permanent contract. You will be required to help streamline the purchasing process and reduce cost where applicable across the business. This role is based in Milton Keynes working for a leading automotive organisation.

Some key responsibilities for this role include but not limited to:
Forecasting product demand
Researching to ascertain the best products and suppliers
Liaising between suppliers, manufactures and all relevant departments
Negotiating and agreeing contracts
Keeping all files up to date and using them as a reference for future orders
Producing accurate reports
Training and supervising the work of other members of staff

Person specification:
Excellent organisational skills
Strong knowledge of MS excel and other office packages
Experience on MRP and SAGE advantageous (training will be provided)
Confidant communicator both written and verbal
High attention to detail
Experience in a similar role

Macildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the region's premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at http://www.macildowie.com.

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