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Purchasing Assistant

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    £19000 - £20000 per annum

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    Stephanie Wood

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    10 days ago

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Purchasing Assistant

An exciting opportunity for an experienced purchasing assistant to join a market leading engineering company specialising in the supply, manufacture, design and service of pumping equipment based in Crewe.

The role is fast paced and requires a candidate with experience within a purchasing environment with the skills to purchase and arrange transportation in a timely and accurate manner.

Booking in goods received and processing movement of material/goods throughout the business
Obtain quotes from suppliers and forwarders
Monitor stock levels and create PO's as required
Arrange domestic and international freight and resolve issues
Support month end and year end processes
Liaise with internal departments, suppliers and forwarders

Excellent computer and numeracy skills
Experience of working in a similar role desirable
Good attention to detail
Able to work off own initiative and be self motivated
Knowledge / experience within the industry desirable

£19k salary
Auto enrolment pension
Private health care, critical illness cover and death in service insurance
Opportunity for career progression

WR Engineering are the #1 recruitment partner for engineering, manufacturing & technical sales jobs. We recruit for permanent and contract jobs UK wide.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.