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Purchasing Assistant



per year

Job 26921


Chris Adams

Talent Acquisition Consultant
Supply chain and procurement

East Midlands

Specialises in industrial manufacturing and engineering recruitment, permanent & interim | £40k plus

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Job description

Do you have purchasing experience in the construction industry? Are you comfortable in fast-paced environments?

An engineering/construction business in Newark are looking for a Purchasing Assistant to support the Purchasing Manager and wider team with procurement of materials and services. They have significant growth plans and are performing well YOY.

Salary & benefits
Salary is circa £25k DOE.
Role overview
Day to day you’ll be responsible for:
  • Creating and placing purchase orders.
  • Providing prices for all materials related to project plans.
  • Working closely with other internal departments including Estimating & Finance.
  • Liaise with suppliers on delivery schedules.
About you
It’s a very fast-paced environment with short lead times, so you’ll need to be someone who enjoys a challenge and is a self-starter.

Strong MS Excel skills, along with ERP experience will be key. At least 1 years’ purchasing experience will be required.

If you’re someone with experience of purchasing building materials or related categories including engineering, this could be right up your street.

To find out more, please apply via this ad. If you’d rather have an initial chat first, that’s fine – contract Chris Adams at Distinct Recruitment.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Job code : INDFIN

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