Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Simplified Recruitment
Location
Uckfield, East Sussex
Salary
£15K - 24k (depending on experience)
Posted
21 Aug 2017
Expires
19 Sep 2017
Ref
SR579587d301197430
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a UK based specialist construction company, which provides high-quality structural repair services to social housing clients nationwide.

The successful candidate will:

• Be an enthusiastic and proactive team player, who has excellent attention to detail and takes pride in their work.
• Be numerate with excellent IT skills.
• Be well presented, self-disciplined and have excellent time keeping.
• Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Have experience in purchasing, inventory management and stock control.
• Previous experience in the building industry desirable but not essential.

Role information:

• Administration of purchasing activities and inventory within their Company.
• Purchase of equipment and materials.
• Hire of plant and equipment.
• Identify and assess potential suppliers and alternative products.
• Negotiate with suppliers to obtain “best” prices.
• Provide prices to assist Estimating Dept.
• Preparation of Project cost reports.
• Control of goods in and out.
• Stock checks and maintenance of stock levels.

Job Title: Purchasing Assistant
Location: Uckfield, East Sussex
Salary: £15k - 24k (depending on experience)
Working Times: 08:00 to 17:30, Monday to Friday
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time

Please apply online for this Purchasing Assistant role with your CV and covering letter.

Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.