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Purchasing Administrator

Posted 13 March by Osborne Appointments Easy Apply Ended

Osborne Appointments are currently recruiting for a Purchasing Administrator to join our client based in Welwyn Garden City.

Purpose of Role:

Assist the purchasing department in the co-ordination and management of the supply chain.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Daily inventory management - stock analysis, forecasting and usage

  • Daily order acknowledgment and expediting deliveries as required

  • Identify critical stock outs

  • Ensure agreed supplier terms are utilised

  • Assist with monthly supplier performance reviews

  • Work closely with goods in and accounts department to resolve supplier delivery discrepancies

  • Communicate all relevant information to the sales team for their quotations

  • Maintain data integrity of stock items details

  • Build relationships with suppliers and customers

Experience / Skills required:

  • Previous experience working within a purchasing department preferred
  • Strong IT skills – In particular Excel
  • Confident communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to assess and interpret different types of data
  • Proactive, positive and results driven
  • Focused and structured approach to high workload
  • Team player

To discuss this role in more detail, please call us -

Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction

Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your application will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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This vacancy is being advertised by Osborne Appointments who are acting as an employment agency / business.

Reference: 34675403

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