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Haywards Heath

Harvey John Accountancy Recruitment


£20000 - £30000 per annum

Purchasing Assistant

North Chailey, East Sussex

Salary Negotiable

Due to continued success within their business, a growing entrepreneurial client is currently recruiting a Purchasing Assistant to join their friendly team. You will support their Operations Manager in managing relationships with existing suppliers, forecasting and monitoring stick levels, purchasing all stock at the best quality, and managing stock levels.

This award-winning company has an impressive track record of year on year growth, which is supported by a very hands-on and commercially minded management team. Turnover is going from strength to strength, as is the size of their operations and reputation. They also offer a vibrant, sociable company culture and attractive modern offices.

This is a new position for the business and they foresee it expanding and developing over time. This is very much a company who can facilitate career progression!

About you - You will have already gained some purchasing experience and used a procurement system in a previous role. You will be a strong team worker with the ability to understand commercial activities; confident with excel spreadsheets, enjoy working with numbers and have excellent attention to detail.

In this role, you will be:

  • Purchasing all stock products from different suppliers
  • Forecasting levels of demand for products and whilst ensuring balanced stock range in the warehouse
  • Monitoring stock arrivals spreadsheet
  • Booking deliveries
  • Posting invoices for payment
  • Communicating with supplier for new order, stock issues and deliveries
  • Booking freight collections for supplier orders
  • Liaising with all departments regarding stock and stock issues
  • Ad hoc tasks as reasonably requested by Senior Management

Please apply via website or contact Georgina at Harvey John for more information.