Job Title

Purchasing Assistant Required – TEMPORARY

  • Position:
  • Salary: £10.50 Salary is negotiable. Rate shown is minimum offered
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  • Job ID: 04152
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Job Description


Purchasing Assistant required to support busy department within an organisation based on the outskirts of Salisbury.

This is a temporary role covering an 8 week period initially.

Salary is negotiable for the right candidate – £10.50 +

  • To support Purchasing Department in activities related to SCM of production supply.
  • To manage end to end procurement steps for production and non-production components to cost, time and quality goals.
  • To use MRP systems to evaluate component needs and transfer that to Purchase Orders, to issue to suppliers.
  • To expedite orders with Suppliers to ensure delivery dead-lines are maintained.
  • To liaise with business stakeholders to ensure the purchase service meets their needs.
  • To assist Purchase team with commodity / product benchmarking and conducting market research, on-line, to seek out competitiveness and alternative sources.
  • Maintaining accuracy of key data in MRP system.

Excellent communication skills, Computer literacy, Customer service skills and a capability to work within a busy team are needed for this role. Previous purchasing experience is desirable

Onsite parking offered


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