Purchasing Assistant

Active Industrial Services Group Ltd
£14,000 - £16,000 (DOE) + Benefits
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Purchasing Assistant Location: Genesis Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 4BF. Salary : £14,000 - £16,000 (Dependent upon experience) Benefits Employment Status : Full time, permanent. Hours of work : 8 hours, Monday to Friday with a 30 minute lunch break. Active Integrated Supply Limited is a leading service provider of Industrial and Engineering Services with a 'blue-chip’ client base throughout the UK. The company is growing and has openings for ambitious purchasing professionals. You will be responsible for the purchasing of a wide range of industrial products and services. Full training will be given and we welcome candidates who are new to purchasing; that have a strong background in customer services and/or administration. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to take a step into a buying role or someone looking for a new challenge. Responsibilities : • Placement of purchase orders. • Arranging supplier quotations. • Keeping costs and delivery low. • Expediting purchase orders. • Negotiation of pricing and account terms. • Sourcing of industrial products, some of which will be hard to find. • Processing customer requirements. • Supporting the needs of the business and the department. • Liaising with accounts. Skills/Experience : • Excellent telephone manner and customer service. • Highly organised. • Excellent administration skills. • Able to work in a high volume, demanding and challenging role. • Advanced skills in Word, Excel and Outlook. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. If you would like to apply for this role, please submit your current CV for consideration. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75459051