Purchasing Assistant

  • Location
    Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 12.05 - £ 12.5 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Purchasing and Procurement
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing

Purchasing Assistant / Junior Buyer

Adecco Chester are proudly recruiting for a temporary Purchase Assistant /Junior Buyer to work alongside the buying team on behalf of our well-established Renewable Energy client, based in Ellesmere Port area.

A great opportunity for a personable professional to join an exciting sector and a welcoming team within a friendly office environment. This role would also suit a

This role will last between 6 to 8 weeks, to up to 3 months to help the team with the administration side of the role.

Salary: £12.02ph - £12.50 dependent on experience

Working hours: The position is temporary and full-time, 40 hrs Mon-Fri, typical working hours 08:30-17:00, flexi-time is offered. Work from home is also available for set days.


Include free on-site parking.

Hybrid working

Flexi- time

Key requirements for the role

  • Our client is looking for someone who can hit the ground running with a previous Purchasing/ Admin Background

  • Knowledge of Sage 200 - if the candidate is not familiar with this package in particular training for this will be offered.

  • Ability to work on own initiative

  • Self-motivated

  • Good Organisation Skills (Ability to Prioritise)

  • Outstanding communication and inter-personal skills

  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Packages

  • Self-motivated and proactive team player

Main duties and responsibilities of role

  • The role will mainly consist of helping the buying team to complete admin such as work of a transactional basis

  • Dealing with invoices queries

  • Completing basic buying related admin

If you are interested please apply directly to the advert with your CV for consideration

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