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Admin/Purchasing Assistant

Posted 9 March by Cordant People Easy Apply Ended

Job Role: Admin/Purchasing Assistant

Location: Barnstaple

Salary: Upon Application

Our client requires someone to work with both the Purchasing Dept & Admin Team. You will be assisting with the day to day running of purchasing department and the Admin team.


  • Order processing
  • Checking confirmations and invoices
  • Daily purchasing reports
  • Updating system information, e.g. ETAs, prices, supplier codes,
  • Chasing suppliers for information, e.g. confirmations, despatch / delivery dates,
  • Running reports to communicate with other departments, e.g, scheduled deliveries
  • Price list - Liaising with suppliers, proof reading, populating spreadsheets,
  • Liaising with shippers and keeping track of container orders


  • Order processing
  • Typing quotes / letters
  • Spreadsheet data cleansing
  • Tacking customer orders
  • Invoicing
  • Proof reading
  • General customer service
  • Ad hoc admin tasks (e.g. filing / scanning)

The ideal candidate will need to have the following:

Must Have:


Proven experience of Word & Excel


Proven experience of working in a team

Maths & English GCSE grade C or above

Maths & English GCSE grade A / B

Good communication skills

A keen eye for detail

Typing experience

Willing to learn

Experience working in a busy office, fielding calls etc.

If you would like to apply for this position then please contact Sarah Radford on .

Cordant People is an equal opportunities employer


Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer

Reference: 34648725

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