Purchasing Assistant

Job Title: Purchasing Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Moreton, Merseyside
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J893996_1515756429
Contact Name: Ben Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 12, 2018 11:27

Job Description

Russell Taylor are actively recruiting for a Purchasing Assistant to work for a global manufacturer of engineering equipment. It is an exciting opportunity to join a reputable organisation in a friendly work environment.

Short term duties

* Progressing existing purchase orders from suppliers in the UK and around the world
* Liaising with other companies within the group regarding blanket purchase orders to bring in stock
* Linking with planning and production department regarding incoming items

Medium term duties in addition to the above

* Purchase order preparation
* Stock code creation
* Handling issues with incoming deliveries i.e. missing or incorrect items, liaising with the supplier to rectify
* Handling rejection of faulty goods
* Managing stock levels in conjunction with other departments within the company
* Reducing slow moving stock levels


* Ideally suited to somebody with 1-3 years' experience within a Purchasing team
* Minimum C grade at GCSE in English and Maths

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