• Location
    Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary
    £ 21000 - £ 23000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Purchasing and Procurement
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing

Purchasing Administration

Do you have experience in administration?

Look no further, I am currently supporting my innovative, growing client in adding another member to their team working as a Purchasing Administrator! This role is all about growing great relationships with suppliers and negotiating to improve costs for the company! We are looking for a confident individual who has great knowledge of purchasing and wants to be a part of a great team.

What is the offer?

  • A salary of £21,000-£23,000, depending on experience

  • Monday-Friday with working hours of either 7.30am-4.30pm or 8am-5pm, whatever works best for you!

  • Be a part of a vital team in the business!

  • Great opportunities to progress

  • Potential quarterly bonus based on company performance

  • Company event including regular breakfast BBQs

  • Free parking on site

What is the role?

  • Managing the procurement category, either within consumables or equipment

  • Analysing demand and planning forecast orders with suppliers

  • Building relationships with suppliers to improve costs and exceed cost saving targets

  • Learning all new products that come into the particular category you will be working on

  • Ensuring communication with other departments to ensure the demand can be met

  • Placing orders with suppliers

What do we need from you?

  • We need a confident individual who is used to speaking to suppliers and negotiating

  • Experience in administration

  • Attention to detail

  • A forward-thinking individual

  • Great knowledge of Microsoft Office, CRM systems, especially Microsoft Excel!

  • Experience in purchasing, in any industry!

Get in touch today if this sounds like you and we can discuss further!

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