Category: Purchasing Jobs/Junior Buyer Jobs/ Procurement Jobs
Role: Purchasing assistant/ Junior Buyer
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
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
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