Purchasing Administrator

Job Title: Purchasing Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portishead, Somerset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13788_1548929863
Contact Name: Coral Jenkins
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2019 10:17

Job Description

Acorn Recruitment is seeking quality candidates, who have some experience working in Purchasing / Procurement positions, you might be in your first procurement role and looking to expand you knowledge elsewhere. Our client is a manufacturer, currently based in Portishead, Bristol, but will be relocating to Aztec West in the next few months. Salary for this position is competitive.

Main functions:


* Determine, register and purchase of required products, making the corresponding follow up and solving any incidences that arise.
* Evaluate the costs of the orders, against the pricing information and comparative quotes and standards of quality.
* Send the orders of material created by the different departments in the system (SAP), checking the conditions and prices.
* Follow up the orders until receipt.
* Look for and assign new parts for the product changes, analysing the impact in cost.


* Act as point of contact with the suppliers of the area, providing the information/documentation in case of changes, etc. and request quotations or discounts.
* Receive and review the various offers for supplies from the suppliers.
* Check received invoices from the suppliers, and solving any possible problems identified.
* Register and keep in the system (SAP), the required data of suppliers, articles, etc.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.