Purchasing Assistant

  • Location

    Derbyshire, England

  • Sector:

    HR & Business Support

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum + 28 days holiday+ On-site parking

  • Contact:

    Camilla Burrows

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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We are delighted to be working alongside a niche construction company based in Derbyshire who are looking for a Purchasing Assistant to join busy and friendly team. Reporting to the Head Buyer, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing assistance with buying and administration duties.

Benefits: £20,000 to £25,000 + 28 days holidays + onsite parking

*Process purchasing orders and input data using SAGE 50 (Job Costing)
*Liaise with suppliers- follow ups, confirmation or change orders
*Generate and input order numbers for supplier and staff
*Answer phone calls and respond to emails
*Communicate with the Buyer department
*General admin duties
*Assist the Head Buyer with any other tasks

Ideal Candidate:
*Similar role experience
*Experience working in a construction or manufacturing environment (desirable)
*Ability to work in a fast pace environment and prioritise tasks
*Knowledge of accounts processing
*Ability to take direction with a good attitude
*Positive attitude
*Analytical with strong attention to detail
*Good work ethic
*Full driving licence is essential due to remote location

For more information please contact Camilla Burrows

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 www.sewellwallis.co.uk