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Purchasing Assistant

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  • Sector:

    HR & Business Support

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hannah Bateman

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for a Purchasing Assistant on behalf of a fantastic family owned business based in Sheffield.
This business values each and every employee.

Your duties will include:-
-Monitoring daily logs and source supply of materials
-Input of purchase orders
-Research potential suppliers for best price and delivery
-Track orders and ensure on time and correct to purchase order
-Follow up suppliers changes
-Update an internal databases (dates, suppliers, quantities, discounts)
-Identify Price Trends
-Liaise with suppliers and follow up deliveries
-Book In receipt of all goods
-Input of Supplier purchase invoices
-Supplier queries
-Ability to negotiate and cut costs

The successful candidate will be:-
-Experienced in a purchasing role
-Manufacturing background (desirable, not essential)

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful.

Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.