Junior Purchasing Assistant

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Job Sector:
West Midlands
Salary Description:
�15,200 per annum
TalentSpa Recuitment
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Junior Purchasing Assistant

Location: Warwick (CV34 6SP)

Salary: �7.83 per an hour (�15,200 per annum)

Job type: Temp to Perm

About the company:

The Wanzl Group is a recognised global leader for the supply of Customer Shopping Trolleys, Shop Fitting Solutions, Logistics & Industry products, Airport trolley products and a large range of Services, including Reviva and Trolleywise.

The Wanzl UK Group of companies is the largest subsidiary of Wanzl and currently employs circa 700 staff throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland.

About the Junior Purchasing Assistant role:

* Send out enquiries for appropriate materials, collate and analyse quotations.
* Maintain accurate records of contacts and orders placed.
* Placing and progressing orders to ensure that all date and price changes are communicated to the appropriate parties.
* Reviewing sales orders and making decision to purchase or use existing stock.
* Producing and maintaining spreadsheets for bulk buying function.
* As required, place orders with suitable suppliers for specified materials ensuring goods are delivered on the required date and purchased at the most competitive rates and within budget.
* Ensure quality and performance of ordered materials is in line with required standards.
* Consolidate purchases of materials to achieve maximum economic benefit.
* Chase deliveries from suppliers that are overdue or urgent.
* Provide accurate and on-time information to internal customers.
* Identifying and sourcing new opportunities and suppliers that align with the current business model
* In liaison with Buyer / Purchasing Assistant, inform other departments of all relevant information regarding changes in materials, major price movements, delivery lead times and individual supply situations.
* Use Group buying deals unless authorised otherwise by a member of the Procurement team
* Using reports available to ensure all sales orders are covered and stock levels maintained
* Any other duties as appropriate initiated by the Purchasing manager

Requirements of the Junior Purchasing Assistant:

* Competent user of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)
* Office experience in a purchasing environment desired, but not essential
* Enthusiasm to work in a team and to support colleagues
* Organisation skills to complete work on time
* Accuracy to enter and maintain correct information
* Good Communication skills

If you meet the requirements and feel that this Junior Purchasing Assistant role is right for you then please apply today!

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Tel: 0844 8700 926
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