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Purchasing Assistant

Location: ROSS-ON-WYE, HEREFORDSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 20,000-24,000 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum, inc Benefits
Sector: Business Support Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 13
Posted: about 1 month ago Reference: X3-355206

If you are experienced in buying/purchasing/administration and are able to commute to Ross-on-Wye then I am keen to hear from you!

I am working with a great company who are looking to grow their team to due ongoing success. This role is full-time and permanent offering a competitive salary. You will work as part of a small, well-oiled team to meet deadlines and ensure operations run smoothly and resources are procured and delivered in line with operational requirements.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Assist with the purchasing of raw materials
  • Maintain minimum stock levels
  • Assist with the placing of orders as required by the Purchasing Manager to meet production deadlines.
  • Assist with the tracking and communication of delivery information to Operations Co-ordinator, Operations Assistant and Production Manager verbally and via delivery calendar.
  • Prepare delivery paperwork for factory/warehouse staff
  • Respond to sales enquiries and assist with price check information
  • Request and follow up updated specification information from suppliers as required by Technical template
  • Alert Technical to new suppliers for approval
  • Order and/or track raw orders
  • Assist with the input of all new orders/contracts and customer specific information
  • Assist the Purchasing Manager with expiry stock disposals and shelf life extensions
  • Collate packaging usage information throughout the year to present to the Directors annually, under the direction of the Purchasing Manager

I am looking for a team player who is keen to develop their skills and experience with a reputable company, you will be able to demonstrate your use of initiative, ability to pick up skills quickly and work as part of a dynamic team.


If this sounds like you then make sure to apply today!

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