Purchasing Administrator

Job Title: Purchasing Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Redditch
Salary: £20000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-07-15 00:00:00
Reference: 047107645
Contact Name: Michelle Laight
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2019 14:10

Job Description

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Purchasing Assistant to join their busy operations team within a manufacturing company in Redditch
Hours of work Monday- Thursday 8-5pm Friday 8-2pm

The role of a Purchasing Assistant includes:
• Negotiating costs
• Liaising with suppliers
• Building rapport and relationships so good customer service is essential
• Ordering stock and stock management
• Managing stock levels
• Negotiating rates for parts with suppliers and customers.
• Track the imports ensuring the carriers pick up goods in a timely fashion.
• Working to strict deadlines

As a Purchasing Assistant you will need the following:
• Experience in purchasing/procurement/ buying
• Experience ordering
• Excellent Customer Service and relationship building experience
• Strong attention to detail and accuracy
• Driver's license
• Strong administration skills within a similar role
• Excellent written and verbal skills
• Basic skills on excel

In return the successful Procurement/ Purchasing Assistant will receive a competitive basic salary of £20,000 depending on your previous purchasing experience, free parking 25 days holiday. If you think you have the skills and experience that my client is looking or then please email your CV to