Assistant Buyer / Purchasing Administrator /Procurement Officer

Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
07 Jan 2019
04 Feb 2019
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Assistant Buyer

Salary: Competitive

Location: Whiteparish, Salisbury

Job Type: Full time, Permanent (8:30am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday)

The company is located at Old Sarum have a vacancy in their purchasing & planning team. The company has offices in Salisbury, USA and Hong Kong. The role involves all aspects of purchasing, scheduling and control of components.

Main Duties:

  • Ordering & rescheduling of components, using MRP
  • Chasing suppliers for overdue orders
  • Locating components and obtaining quotes
  • Negotiating with suppliers
  • Close liaison with Sales and Operations teams
  • Communication and close cooperation with overseas offices

The successful Candidate must have:

  • Good numeracy and IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Confident negotiating skills
  • Meticulous approach to details
  • Good planning and organisational abilities

Note: Applicants will be based locally and should possess their own transport.

Non-Smokers / vaper only.

Experience in a similar role and a basic knowledge of contract law would be an advantage, but full training will be given.

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