Part-Time Buying Assistant

£16000 - £18000 per annum
29 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Part-Time Buying Assistant Permanent Bournemouth, Dorset (commutable from Ferndown, Wimborne, Poole, Ringwood, Hampshire) Up to £18,000pa (pro rata) Ambridge Harris is delighted to be supporting their client to recruit a Buying Assistant to join their Purchasing team on a Part-Time basis (20 hours per week). Working within the Purchasing department the purpose of the role will be to assist the Buyers by managing stock levels, placing orders and interpreting sales and stock data. Key responsibilities will include; ? Supplier Management - liaising between suppliers and internal customers to build good working relationships and answering queries as necessary ? Updating the purchasing system with regards to pricing and data management ? Producing analysis and information on sales and stock as appropriate and requested ? Work cross functional with other department to achieve business objectives The candidate that we are looking for needs: ? A proven background of working within a Purchasing environment (desirable) with the ability to 'hit the ground running' and work to tight deadlines. ? Excellent customer service skills and good telephone manner ? To be IT Proficient to include intermediate/advanced level of Excel You will be a key part of the Purchasing team so we are looking for someone who is enthusiastic to learn about Supply Chain/ Purchasing and its principles, who have excellent communication skills and can work as part of a team. If you are looking for a varied and busy position with a desire to start or continue your career within the purchasing arena this is the perfect role for you. (Key words: Buyer or 'Assistant Buyer' or 'Buying Administrator' or 'Supply chain Co-ordinator' or 'Supply Chain Assistant') Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful Ambridge Harris is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Ambridge Harris will not discriminate on unlawful grounds. This job was originally posted as