Location Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
Job-type Interim / Contract
Salary £20000 - £25000
Contact Anna Hinton
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Email anna.hinton.428FC1934.0@applythis.net
Reference 97483

Purchasing Assistant



Up to £25,000


Purchasing Assistant required by industry leading engineering company, based in Cheltenham. 

Main Duties

  • Raising purchase orders and chasing outstanding order acknowledgements.
  • Contacting suppliers with request for quotation .
  • Expediting overdue orders, to ensure the supply of parts for production.
  • Maintaining records and producing reports.
  • Responsible for the return of faulty products to suppliers.
  • Use of the ERP system to record stock levels.
  • Setting up of new suppliers on company systems and ensuring compliance.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A strong administration background, ideally gained in a purchasing or equivalent environment.
  • Highly organised with the ability to prioritise own workload.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to influence others.
  • Outstanding attention to detail.
  • The ability to resolve problems efficiently.
  • Able to work well as part of a team.