Procurement Assistant

  • Job Reference: 54159
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £23,000 to £26,000
  • Sector: Office
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Mulenga Fiseko

Job Description

Procurement Assistant
Salary - £22,000 - £26,000 P/A, Depending on Experience
Hours - Full Time, 8.45 - 17:00 Monday - Friday

Location - Huddersfield

Benefits - Free parking, 23+8 Days Holiday (Christmas Shutdown), Pension
Office Based, Permanent

Are you ready to join a thriving manufacturing company based in Huddersfield? We are seeking a dynamic individual to join our client's procurement team.

As a Procurement Assistant, you will play a pivotal role in processing purchase orders and serve as primary contact in all procurement related activities, ensuring smooth operations and efficient supplier management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Process purchase orders based on MRP demand and departmental requests
  • Serve as primary contact for supplier queries
  • Assist in supplier management, including performance evaluation
  • Ensure compliance with procurement policies and regulation
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders
  • Support procurement team in day-to-day activities

Key requirements of the Procurement Assistant:

  • Previous experience in manufacturing or production is essential.
  • Previous administration experience in procurement, purchasing, buying or inventory control.
  • Knowledge of MRP systems is highly desirable.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and adaptability.
  • Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in data entry.
  • Familiarity with UK Procurement regulations

This role is a great opportunity for an ambitious and talented individual who is looking for a permanent opportunity. If you are interested in the role, and have relevant skills and experience, please apply to the role or call 01484 351010 (Ext.3) and speak to Mulenga or Laura in the Stafflex Office team. We look forward to hearing from you.