Assistant Purchaser

Port Talbot Permanent £24,000 - £26,000
  • Great salary
  • Pension, healthcare

About Our Client

Page Group are proud to have partnered with an award winning manufacturer in Port Talbot, due to a recent expansion and a gain in market share, my client is looking to bolster their Procurement department with a new Purchasing Assistant. Port Talbot based.

Job Description

This role reports directly to the Head of Procurement and is responsible for delivering accurate data within the ERP systems, and Procurement support to the Procurement Managers.Key internal relationships are:

  • Procurement Managers: Liaise with on aspects of Procurement Support
  • Procurement Admin colleagues: Liaise with on aspects of data requirements for ERP and SRM
  • Personal Assistant to Supply Chain Director: Provide administration support
  • Accounts Payable
  • Site Technical and QA
  • Engineering Stores
  • Site purchasing functions

The Successful Applicant

The successful Port Talbot based Assistant Purchaser should fit the below:

  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise a busy workload, meet deadlines and work calmly under pressure
  • Experience of ERP.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, with excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Good literacy, numeracy and high degree of computer literacy. Should be able to input large amounts of data accurately and efficiently.
  • Ability to develop strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to contribute
  • Ability to work independently without close supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Flexible - able to change direction appropriately to meet job demands, and to accommodate working at other sites when required

What's on Offer

The successful Assistant Purchaser can expect:

  • £24,000/£25,000 salary
  • Great Pension
  • 25 days AL + Bank
  • Health care
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Supply Chain
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Industrial / Manufacturing
Port Talbot
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