Purchasing Assistant/Purchasing Ledger Clerk

Job Title: Purchasing Assistant/Purchasing Ledger Clerk
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stone, Staffordshire
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Reference: J912201_1644832968
Contact Name: Lauren Price
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2022 10:02

Job Description

Purchasing Assistant / Purchasing Ledger Clerk

Location: Stone, Staffordshire

Russell Taylor is actively recruiting a Purchasing Assistant to work for an oil and gas company based in Stone, Staffordshire. The ideal candidate should have strong planning, organisational and networking skills.

The company offers many benefits:

  • Attractive salary
  • Benefits package
  • Opportunity for training and professional development
  • Enjoyable and exciting career in a growing company
  • 33 days annual leave
  • 6% Employer Pension contribution
  • Life insurance at 4x salary
  • Free flu vaccinations

You will be:

  • Raising purchase orders and preparing and submitting them to suppliers.
  • Developing a close working relationship with the engineering team and production departments.
  • Communicating with suppliers and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Assisting the Procurement Manager in finding solutions to potential supply risks.
  • Maintaining minimum stock levels in MRP.
  • Investigating supplier queries or questions and communicate with the relevant departments until a resolution has been agreed.
  • Generating daily, weekly and monthly reports.

You must have:

  • Self-motivation and the ability to work both individually and as part of a team.
  • Strong planning, organisational, analytical, communication and networking skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to build rapport and communicate appropriately at all levels.
  • Numerical and financial acumen.
  • A minimum of 5 A*-C at GCSE level.
  • A high level of computer literacy including, SAP, and MS.

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