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Purchasing Assistant

Job Title: Purchasing Assistant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Industry:
Salary: £9.50 - £12.00 per hour + plus benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J3881_1516787996
Contact Name: Russ Malin
Contact Email: Russ.Malin@regionalrecruitment.com
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Purchasing Assistant

An excellent opportunity has arisen for experienced Purchasing Assistant on behalf of one of the worlds' most successful manufacturers of equipment to the Quarrying, Construction and Recycling sectors.

Established for over 100 years, this is an immediate opportunity for a candidate with previous experience within a procurement environment. This role is offered on an initial temp to perm contract of 12 weeks.

BENEFITS:

£9.50 to £12.00 per hour
Pension Scheme
28 days' holiday (including statutory days)
Easily accessible by public transport

WORKING HOURS:

Monday to Thursday 08.30 to 17.00
Friday 08.30 to 16.00

DUTIES INVOLVED IN THIS VACANCY:

Support the purchasing department with regards to equipment/raw material procurement
Prepare quotations based on engineering drawings and advice from production
Seek out best pricing at all times
Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers and update CRM and price lists
Update order schedules

OUR IDEAL CANDIDATES FOR THIS VACANCY:

Previous experience in a similar role within and engineering / manufacturing environment
Able to read and understand engineering drawings
A good standard of education
IT literate with excellent knowledge of MS Office
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

HOW TO APPLY:

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 Russ Malin (russ.malin@regionalrecruitment.com).

If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter on our database and may contact you with other job opportunities in the future.

Regional Recruitment Services Ltd acts as a Recruitment Agency and Employment Business that specialise in Customer Services & Administration, Sales & Marketing, Accountancy & Finance, Supply Chain & Logistics, Engineering & Manufacturing and Trades & Labour. You can view all of our live vacancies by visiting our website.