Purchasing Assistant Job No: LHPA2
Salary: £22,000.00 - £25,000.00 Location: Westerham Contract Type: Permanent
Posted: 03/09/2021

Due to consistent success a unique business based outside of Westerham are looking to recruit a Purchasing Assistant.

Reporting into the Purchasing Manager you will be responsible for the groups purchasing, supply chain activities and liaising with suppliers and clients.

The successful individual will be required to have strong communication skills, a 'can do' attitude and excellent attention to detail.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Receiving purchase requisitions from all departments from Manufacturing and Production through to R&D and Accounts.
  • Raising Purchase Orders using the system as well as receiving and monitoring outstanding purchase orders.
  • Process payment invoices
  • Working with suppliers with regards to pricing and delivery negotiations.
  • Assisting with stock take activities as and when required
  • Ensure accurate filing of invoices and purchase data
  • Help to always maintain a tidy and effective purchasing department
  • Support with Purchase Ledger

Person Specification:

  • Good IT knowledge with working knowledge of MS office
  • Team player but also proactive and able to work on own initiative
  • Knowledge of Purchase Ledger

Salary up to £25K.

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