Purchasing Planner

  • Location
    Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Salary
    £ 18000 - £ 23000 / Year
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Procurement and Supply Chain
  • External Reference
    JN-102019-100781

We are currently working with a company based in Sittingbourne to recruit for a purchasing planner role, this company is ideally seeking someone to hit the ground running and be able to learn and adapt to a very fast-moving environment. You will be required to carry out the following tasks;



  • Managing stock levels - maintaining data on internal system

  • Liaising with suppliers regarding pricing and negotiating where necessary

  • Maintain the relationships with suppliers and keeping up to date with T&C's

  • Assist and action promotional activities to maximise growth

  • Accurate details need to be kept with regards to all client information

  • Deliverance of daily scheduled reports on stock levels

  • Keeping record of all damaged and quarantined products and keeping accurate records

  • Investigate daily warehouse stock by suppliers


You need to be quite a confident individual in order to be able to challenge the suppliers of things such as pricing, poor service and issues with deliveries


Benefits to be discussed on application

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: Jack Somm