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Purchasing Assistant

Location: Saltash, Cornwall, England
Type: Permanent
Salary: GBP22000 - 25000 per Annum
Benefits: Free parking
Posted: 29/04/2022Apply Now

Job Description

Wise Employment are currently recruiting for a Purchasing Assistant for an established Systems support supplier based in the Saltash area to work within their Operations Team. This is a Permanent full time office based role on a salary of up to £22-25k.

What your day will look like:

This an exciting ever changing role with the opportunity to identify requirements and order martials by using various systems. You will be responsible for running and supporting the production build plan as well as ordering indirect items and ensuring materials are supplied on time. You will be using SAGE to process modules throughout daily tasks. The right candidate will be responsible for purchasing, preparing and processing using SAGE. This role will require you to liaise with Stores and Accounts regarding discrepancies relating to purchase orders such as price, quality and part numbers, using your own initiative, you will need to make a judgment on whether a late direct order will affect the Production Build plan and act accordingly. A keen eye for detail is key for this position as you will need to prepare and send out drawings/data for quotation to exciting and potential suppliers to generate a means to compare quotations. By utilising your communication skills, you will be required to communicate with suppliers where necessary and prepare documentation for Non Conformances to enable goods to be returned to the supplier. Your days vary with the departments you speak to either logistics/ requisitions manager or forwarding the requisition to the stores. 

 Experience required:

For this role you will need to have excellent communication skills, organisation and flexibility as this role is ever changing in terms of duties and hours worked. The right candidate will need to be presentable and professional at all times and be able to maintain organisation and a tidy working area.

This role requires a strict sense and understanding confidentiality due to the nature of the role and sensitive information this is available on a day to day basis. You will also need to comply with all work related H&S and quality procedures at all times and attend staff training when required.

This is a Permanent full time office based role. Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm Friday 8am-1pm  With Parking available.

If you are keen on progressing your career for a long–standing and reputable company, earning a competitive salary please email your CV to plymouth@wiseemployment.co.uk

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