Purchasing Administrator

  • Location
    Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 24000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Admin and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-082022-269703
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administrator

Our client is looking to recruit a Purchasing Administrator to join their busy team. Experience within a construction environment would be advantageous but not essential.


This is a very busy and fast paced role and would ideally suit someone who isn't afraid of hard work and has an exceptional eye for detail. Purchasing experience would be preferred; however full training will be provided, and extremely strong administration skills are a must!


Key tasks:



  • Answering incoming calls and directing accordingly

  • Dealing with incoming emails to dedicated purchasing department email account.

  • Raising order numbers for new plot packs received.

  • Updating spreadsheets/system with order numbers, delivery information and scheduling errors

  • Saving of schedules and logging orders onto the system.

  • Compiling order paperwork and amending delivery schedules with suppliers

  • Ordering specifically measured stock on a daily basis in accordance with required fitting and delivery dates

  • Scanning reports onto system.

  • Filing and collating of relevant department paperwork

  • General office administration duties


Working Hours Monday -Friday 9am-5pm


If you are a reactive individual with excellent communication skills and attention to detail, then contact Gemma at Adecco to discuss this fantastic opportunity today!

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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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Gemma Partridge