Purchasing Administrator

Posted 4 days ago by Page Personnel Secretarial & Business Support
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This job is for a purchasing administrator who is looking to further their career and become a future buyer in the business. They are willing to pay for CIPS study for the right candidate and want to find the best in business to help the company grow further.

Client Details

The client is a fantastic manufacturer with great working conditions, fantastic benefits and a real focus on keeping the family feel as they continue to grow.


  • Prepare and issue purchase orders in accordance with recommendations from the planner workbench (MRP).

  • Coordinate supply to meet production requirements.

  • Receive goods and services of the right quality, at the right time and the right price.

  • Manage inventory levels based on established supply strategy, goals, and related products. Take personal ownership of all purchase orders placed, ensuring best possible purchase practice

  • Work closely with production planners and operations supervisors on situations which require follow up and also help facilitate alternative plans when necessary.

  • Perform other duties within the scope of job assignment, as required.

  • Work with necessary personnel and departments to maintain ISO certification.

  • Ensure that all non-conformance issues are dealt with in a timely manner, and therefore not placing undue risk on further supply of parts for production.

  • To ensure Health & Safety procedures and good housekeeping are adhered to at all times.


The successful candidate must be willing to work in a fast passed environment. Have system experience and be confident working in a purchasing department.

Job Offer

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

  • Pension Plan

  • Flexible working hours

Required skills

  • Purchasing
  • supply chain

Reference: 40676683

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