JOB TITLE: Purchasing Assistant


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Accrington
Job Reference : 12034JB Job Category : Purchasing and Procurement
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 04/12/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £10 - £12 per hour
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title: Quality Controller Location: Accrington, Lancashire Salary: £10-£12 per hour (£20,800 - £24,960 equivalent) The Role: Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit a knowledgeable Purchasing Assistant to join a UK market leading furniture and giftware wholesaler. Working out of their head office based in Accrington, you will be assisting the procurement team.


Job Description

Job Title: Quality Controller
Location: Accrington, Lancashire
Salary: £10-£12 per hour (£20,800 - £24,960 equivalent)


The Role:

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit a knowledgeable Purchasing Assistant to join a UK market leading furniture and giftware wholesaler. Working out of their head office based in Accrington, you will be assisting the procurement team in the following:
*Providing assistance to the procurement department, sourcing products at the best price as instructed
*Negotiating with various suppliers to secure the best deals
*Checking prices of products and ensuring the invoices are correct
*Processing invoices onto Sage 200
*Ensuring stock levels of products are sufficient
*Checking that imported products meet CE Directives
*Adhoc support to the procurement department


The Candidate:

The successful Purchasing Assistant will have a background in procurement ideally within the retail sector. Knowledge of CE Directives would be advantageous but full training will be provided. You must be proficient in the use of Microsoft packages and be a team player. The ideal Purchasing Assistant will be able to demonstrate strong attention to detail and possess excellent communication skills.

The Company:

Our client are a well-established, supplier of luxury furniture and giftware into high end retailers nationwide. One of the largest UK trade wholesalers they pride themselves on their high quality, versatile product range and exclusive clientele.

Job Reference: 12034JB


Job Keywords

procurement; purchasing; buying; buyer; purchasing assistant; procurement assistant; procurement administrator; buying assistant; assistant buyer; accrington; lancashire



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Purchasing and Procurement recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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