Finance & Purchasing Assistant

Job Title: Finance & Purchasing Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Andover
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-04-22 00:00:00
Reference: 096110997
Contact Name: Rianna Grainger
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 26, 2019 13:26

Job Description

An intuitive and commercial Finance & Purchasing Assistant is required for one of our manufacturing clients based in Andover.

Our client is seeking an experienced buyer, ideally with a manufacturing background and it would also be desirable for the individual to have had prior exposure to MRP systems.

The successful individual will work closely with the supply chain department as well as managing procurement activities. Key responsibilities will include:

- Managing procurement and purchasing
- Producing reports as required
- Ensuring stock levels are accurate, purchasing when necessary
- Placing orders
- Analysing possible opportunities to reduce costs across the business
- Continually liaise with customers to ensure customer satisfaction
- Selecting and choosing suppliers for the business
- Maintaining the purchase ledger by processing invoices and employee expenses

This is a great opportunity for a motivated purchasing individual who has the capabilities of taking on a wide range of responsibilities, undertaking a valuable key role within this growing international manufacturing organisation. In return, our client is offering an excellent salary package, contributory pension scheme along with the chance to work for a well-established and reputable company.

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