Purchasing Assistant

Job Title: Purchasing Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
REF: J3327_1509701662
Contact Name: John Boggis
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

An exciting opportunity exists for a Purchasing Assistant within a growing company based in Leicester.

Salary £17,000 - £19,000 per annum depending on experience
Company Pension
28 days holiday inc. Bank holidays

*Placing purchase orders using internal ERP system
*Expediting outstanding purchase orders with suppliers and communicating with customers
*Database management of the ERP system including but not limited to creating/editing and updating both product and supplier information
*Supporting purchase to pay cycle and liaising with both warehouse and purchase ledger
*Assisting with supplier evaluation, collating data and analysing
*Generating and processing both customer and supplier returns

*Has the ability to effectively engage with both suppliers and customers
*Has strong customer service and telephone relationship skills
*Has strong IT system skills
*Can work as part of a very busy team and to very tight deadlines

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for John.
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