Purchasing Assistant

24 November 20212021-11-24
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Purchasing Assistant




I am recruiting for are looking for a Purchasing Assistant to join a very reputable and busy food company. This role will be based in their Swindon Head Office.

As a company, they supply food all over the UK. In line with their growth plans, they are looking to expand by taking on 2 more depots. Due to their success, they are looking to bring one another person within their purchasing team.

The Position:

As a Purchasing Assistant you will be an integral part of the Purchasing Department.  Your duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Negotiate prices and terms with nominated suppliers
  • Purchase order processing and expediting
  • Invoice reconciliation
  • Manage customers own print requirements
  • Stock control
  • Assist Buyers in their daily duties

The Person

  • Highly numerate with qualification to demonstrate
  • A high degree of computer literacy and extensive knowledge of all MS Office applications, especially Excel
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Good attention to detail
  • Be professional and enthusiastic

What We Offer

We offer a competitive salary, death in service scheme, pension scheme and 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays. This role is Monday to Friday (8.30am to 5.00pm)