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Purchasing Assistant

Salary

Attractive

Location

Peterborough

Type

Permanent

Date added

20th November 2018

Job Description

One of our long standing clients has come to us to support the with their extensive growth plans!

Due to recent success we are looking for a Purchasing Assistant to join a truly thriving business

As you will be working in a small team you will also need high levels of personal motivation and resilience along with a personable and approachable personality that supports the site deliver on its objectives. Familiarity with and the ability to use MS office products such as Excel and Word to an intermediate level coupled with the ability to quickly learn bespoke internal software packages is also desirable,

Previous experience in Purchasing and Procurement

Excellent literacy and numeration skills

Target driven with the ability to multi task

Ability to work to and meet tight deadlines

The role of Purchasing Assistant will involve but is not limited to the following tasks

To support all Depots – Stock Control

Create daily orders

Chase outstanding Suppliers orders

Stock Control

Provide stock reports

Liaising with buyers to update purchasing data

Liaising with buyers to maintain correct stock levels

Complete KPI service data

Monitoring & logging ‘Out of Stock’ lines

Running reports for products by category and liaising with Buyers.

Packing Administration – following up with Sales Managers, chasing Artwork, setting up of Codes, Transferring of Stock

Maintaining Product Specifications

and much more in this exciting and varied role.

This is a really exciting opportunity to join an energetic, focused and successful business where you will be able to develop your existing skills and commercial understanding.

Working days are full time Monday to Friday 08:30 - 17:30.

In addition to an extremely competitive starting salary of up to £23,000 per annum there are a wealth of benefits including a competitive holiday entitlement, parking on site, life assurance and much more!

Short listing begins immediately.

With offices in Cambridge, Northampton and Peterborough – The ONE Group’s recruitment specialists offer unparalleled recruitment expertise across seven specialist divisions; Accountancy & Finance, Executive Search, HR, IT, Marketing, Office Support and Technical.

Whether you are looking to advertise a job, or take the next step in your career, we offer an ever-growing employment network, which currently exceeds 50,000 people in the East of England and The Midlands.

We pride ourselves in adding value to any recruitment experience, with the foundation of our success coming from customer service, expert knowledge of the local marketplace and our understanding of the significant value people can add to the workplace.

This isn’t just recruitment, it’s: Recruitment as it should be.

For more information, call us or visit our website at www.theonegroup.co.uk