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Purchasing Assistant

Location: NORTHAMPTON, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE Salary: 19000.00 - 21000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: 3159861
My Client based in Northampton has an urgent need for an experienced Purchasing Assistant to join their family run business within their successful purchasing team. 

The company look to take on new people that can bring with them a range of skills and experience, and in return offer an excellent package with the opportunity to develop your career. 

Job Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full time monday - Friday
Location: Northampton
Salary: £19,000 - £21,000 DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Job Title: Purchasing Assistant

What will the role involve?
- Evaulate all purchase orders daily
- Produce purchase orders
- Assist with product sourcing where required, both hardware and stationery items
- Prepare reports to identify cost reduction initatives 
- Progressing orders
- Liaising with sales and account departments
- Process invoices
- Negotiate and chase suppliers and 3rd parties

To be successful in the role, you will thrive on working in a fast paced environment, and will have previous experience within a purchasing or buying role. 

You will have excellent commercial awareness, excellent attention to detail and the ability to resolve problems quickly and efficiently.

Experience of product sourcing is particularly advantageous.

For further information please contact Natasha Mackness on 01604 636644

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