Purchasing Administrator

AKTON Recruitment Ltd
18000.00 - 20000.00 GBP Annual + + Fantastic Benefits
09 Aug 2017
22 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Purchasing Administrator


GBP20 + Fantastic Benefits


I am currently looking for an experienced Purchasing Administrator to assist with all functions within the Operations Department including the coordination, administration and documentation of activities relating to buying and facilities management

With extensive experience within a busy product manufacturing environment, you will: -

- Manage and control administrative duties involved in all purchasing activities
- Identify improvements within the control of contracts, pricing and department documentation
- Raising purchase orders, dealing with the following
- Invoices
- Stationary orders
- Pricing queries
- Supplier documents
- Insurance and car fleet activities
- Obtain best prices for all bespoke, service and stock items as required
- Small supplier spend and account management, identify savings in line with quality requirements
- Site facilities management, negotiate best prices on contracts and works required to meet deadlines as set
- To build and maintain relationships with suppliers and deal with all administration duties involved in the order process as required by the Quality & Operations Manager.

You will have a strong background, ideally in a similar function, with experience gained within a previous buying/purchasing role - CIPS qualifications would be advantageous

You will have the ability to negotiate and communicate confidently over the phone or in person and be capable to prioritise work load in a fast paced environment.

Attention to detail is essential, you will need to be organised and be comfortable in challenging the norm to improve all aspects of buying

Previous involvement in pricing and raising purchase orders will also be required

Interested in applying? Then please send a copy of your most up-to-date CV, together with a relevant cover letter and reference /PAIRSKM27, to ****************************