Purchasing Administrator

  • Location
    Southend-On-Sea, Essex
  • Salary
    £ 18500 - £ 25000 / Year
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Sales Administrator
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Are you an experienced Administrator with a background in sales or purchasing?

Have you worked within a sub-contracting environment before?

Adecco are proud to be working with a well-established company who are seeking a skilled Purchasing Administrator to join their expanding team.

Key duties:

  • Dealing with telephone and email enquiries

  • Booking purchase orders

  • Creating quotations for customers

  • Assisting the Production Manager in scheduling and planning deliveries

  • General administration duties to support the team


  • Strong administration experience

  • Good with numbers

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Excellent IT skills, experience with Microsoft Office (Excel skills desirable)

  • Confident communication skills at all levels

Location: Southend, Essex

Salary: £18,500 - £25,000 (negotiable, and dependant on experience)

Working days: Monday - Friday

Working hours: 08:30 - 17:00

Duration of contract: Permanent

The Adecco Group is the largest staffing firm in the world and a Fortune Global 500 company as well as being within the top 10 of Great Places to work in the UK!
Please apply now or call Amy on 01702 394794.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Amy Brennan