Purchasing Assistant

b3 jobs
London / Home Counties
02 Oct 2018
01 Nov 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Purchasing Assistant

Job ref: 61711 | £20,000 | London

The company

This high end international business offers an inspiring working environment and focuses on professional development of all their staff.  The business is dedicated to innovation and quality and is one of the market leading manufacturers in their sector.

The job

Supporting the Purchasing Manager, as Purchasing Assistant you will keep accurate account of stock and ordering activities plus assist the Stores and Purchase Managers to count, amend and order stock. This role provides the pivotal link between purchase, stores and kitchen departments.

You will also ensure compliance with company H&S / food safety policies, monitor product quality, assist with the preparations of client tenders, complete office admin as required and carry out ad hoc purchasing for events and other occasions.

Your experience

You will be a highly organised and motivated individual who has some previous experience in a stores, purchasing or similar warehousing related role, most ideally within the food production industry. An NVQ Level 2 in warehousing/stock control would be a distinct advantage. You will have good IT skills including MS Office, have a flexible approach plus possess excellent communication skills.

More details

The Purchasing Assistant job is based in the London region and is paying £20,000. Flexibility will be required to provide emergency cover and also weekend cover will be required as per operational requests.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Purchasing Assistant job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Ryan Marchant, ryan@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61711.

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Alternative job titles

Stores Assistant | Stock Control Jobs | Stock Controller | Warehousing Jobs | Supply Chain Assistant | FMCG Supply Chain Jobs | Purchasing Jobs | Food Industry Jobs in London

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