Purchasing Administrator

Employer
b3 jobs
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
£18,000 - £22,000
Closing date
4 Nov 2019

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Function
Logistics, Purchasing, Supply Chain
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Location
West Midlands, Staffordshire, Birmingham, West Midlands Region
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Purchasing Administrator

Job ref: 62447 | £18,000 - £22,000 | West Midlands

The company

You will be working for an independent and innovative business which is highly focused on meeting and exceeding customer needs. Products are shipped all over the globe supplying wholesalers, distributors, retailers and hotels with a wide selection of frozen and ambient goods.

The job

The business is looking for a new Purchasing Administrator to join their growing team. You will be responsible for the organisation and gathering of supplier, product, shipping and other required information.

You will gather information from new and existing supplier, update and maintain the company database, present information to the sales team, create and issue purchase orders, maintain knowledge of customer and company regulations, actively seek improvements and implement them, process export documentation, arrange couriers for product dispatch plus provide administration support to the sales team.

Your experience

To be considered for the Purchasing Administrator role, you will ideally be educated to a degree level or equivalent and possess experience of working in a food manufacturing / distribution environment. Strong Excel skills high attention to detail is essential and working knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Navision is highly preferred. This role would suit an existing Purchasing/Export Assistant looking to progress their career.

More details

The Purchasing Administrator job is based in the West Midlands region and is paying £18,000 - £22,000. The working hours are Monday to Friday.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Purchasing Administrator 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 62447.

What happens next?

On applying for this job, you consent to b3 jobs ltd holding your details on file to be able to contact you about your job search, for full details of our GDPR policy, please refer to the b3 jobs website. We aim to contact you within 24 hours on the assumption that your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternate job titles

Purchasing Assistant | Export Assistant | Shipping Administrator | Food Manufacturing Supply Chain Jobs | Purchasing Executive | West Midlands

Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

For a full up to date list of our jobs, visit www.b3jobs.co.uk

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  • Heffle Buildings
  • 33a High Street
  • Heathfield
  • TN21 8HU
  • United Kingdom
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