Purchasing Assistant (361516)



£19,000 - £20,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- Yorkshire and the Humber -- West Yorkshire -- Bradford

Job Type

Tuesday, May 04, 2021



Purchasing Assistant


£19,000 - £20,000

One of my well established and family owned technical clients based in Bradford is looking for a Purchasing Assistant to join their busy & demanding team.

This opportunity would ideally suit someone that can work autonomously, has strong communication skills, communicates well internally building relationships.

Dealing with all purchase requirements fo customer orders ; liaising with all departments and sourcing materials, working alongside production for materials deadlines.

Raising all orders (high volume) for the business including raw materials.

Chase any over due orders and delays – inform relevant managers and customers.

Process all quotations from line managers to authorise all customer orders for production.

Progressing orders for updates on deliveries, amend any invoice queries.

Ideally you will be someone who is already carrying out purchasing related activities as part of your current role. Have an understanding of the procurement process from initial request for quotes through to invoicing of goods received. Experienced with processing sales orders from drawing and coordinating stock needed is desired and someone that is open to learn new skills and adapt to the companies processes and procedures.

You will have a passion for resolving issues. An analytical and logical approach to problem solving. 

You will have some customer contact - confirming orders for the production teams and managing stock availability to fulfil those orders. So you must enjoy problem solving and building internal relationships.

A great salary is offered £18,000 - £20,000 dependant on experience with great benefits & working hours.

If you are looking for a career with longevity and to have the opportunity to work in a fun working environment then I look forward to receiving your application.


Contact information

Lisa Farr