Administrator & Purchasing Assistant / Junior Buyer / Manufacturing

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P5872
  • Date Posted: 30 October 2020
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Westhoughton, Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: Administration, Purchasing & Procurement
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

 Administrator / Purchasing Administration Assistant / Junior Buyer Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Westhoughton, Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Administrator & Purchasing Administration Assistant / Junior Buyer with previous purchasing experience within the manufacturing industry, excellent administrative, negotiating and influencing skills and competence in Microsoft Office packages is required for a well-established International Company based in Westhoughton, Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England.

 

SALARY: Competitive + Excellent Benefits

LOCATION: Westhoughton, Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West England

TYPE:  Full-Time, Permanent

 

APPLICATION PROCESS: Candidates will be required to complete an online application form and the details will be emailed over separately. Please keep an eye out for our email.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for an Administrator / Purchasing Administration Assistant / Junior Buyer with previous purchasing experience within the manufacturing industry, excellent negotiating and influencing skills and competence in Microsoft Office packages.

Working as the Administrator / Purchasing Administration Assistant / Junior Buyer you will assist in general purchasing administration with focus on the processing of approved requisitions & MRP through to purchase orders, as per agreed terms, enabling suppliers to deliver services and goods as required by the business. 

As the Administrator / Purchasing Administration Assistant / Junior Buyer, you will work closely with the Purchasing Lead in the development of the supplier base and liaising with the warehouse/planning & logistics departments on managing/controlling goods in/out.

The successful candidate will have the chance to work for a company that is committed to attracting, retaining and deploying the very best people, offering fantastic career opportunities.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the Administrator / Purchasing Administration Assistant / Junior Buyer:

  • Administration requirements including obtaining authorised requisition, actioning MRP, liaising with business stakeholders where required, engaging with suppliers securing delivery, communicating with warehouse/planning/logistics on a regular basis in the controlling/managing of incoming/outgoing materials
  • Build strong relationships with suppliers ensuring quality and service are monitored on a regular basis
  • Prepare supplier enquiries and evaluate quotations
  • Administer purchase orders and resolve invoice queries
  • Source alternative suppliers when required
  • Support with tenders and product queries
  • Support new product development and projects at a local level
  • Support the Purchasing Lead in the development of a strong supplier base in order to deliver maximum service for the lowest cost
  • Provide support to the Purchasing Lead and Delivery FLM on a daily basis

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Working towards CIPS, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualifications would be advantageous
  • Previous purchasing experience within the manufacturing industry
  • Competence in Microsoft Office packages including Excel, Word and Databases
  • Excellent negotiating and influencing skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise workloads
  • Work under own initiative with the ability to problem solve
  • Analytical, organisational and communication skills are essential

 

HOW TO APPLY

Once you’ve applied for this role through this site you will be required to complete an online application form and the details will be emailed over separately. Please keep an eye out for our email.

By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P5872

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