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JOB TITLE: Purchasing Administrator   SALARY: £22k - 26k per year + .    ADDED: 10-01-2022

JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Chard, Somerset, England

Purchasing Administrator
12 month Maternity Cover
£22- 25k DOE
My Client is a large employer in the local area who supply products into the Food manufacturing sector. They are currently seeking a Purchasing administrator to join their team in the New Year on an initial 12 month maternity cover.  The Purchasing Administrator role will be reporting to the Procurement Manager supporting the procurement function, from initial requirement of stock through stock management and the uploading of data onto IT systems.
Purchasing Administrator Responsibilities
§Daily management of stocks on site by the attendance of the morning meeting and the clear and concise communication of any (potential) stock issues/requirements back to the Procurement team.
§Take ownership of the purchase ordering system, ensuring that all relevant information is entered accurately and in good time.
§Constant communication with weighbridge, providing a daily/weekly intake plan, and ensuring a smooth intake process.
§Keep the Procurement Team regularly updated on contract positions.
Purchasing Administrator Skills
§Comprehensive IT skills working with Excel and Microsoft
§Good communication skills
§Teamwork and self-motivation
This role may also suit a Food Science Graduate seeking an entry level role within the Food Industry
This role is commutable from Chard, Crewkerne, Taunton, Ilminster, Ilton, Taunton, Yeovil, Street, Somerset and surrounding Areas
Procurement Assistant, Procurement Administrator, Purchasing Admin, Purchasing Assistant.