Purchasing Supervisor

Reference:

PS 233923

Sector:

Administration, Finance, Finance & Accountancy, General & Other, Office Support, Other, Other, Other

Salary:

£24,000 Per Annum

Benefits:

+ Bens

Town/City:

Colchester

Contract Type:

Permanent

We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Purchasing sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Purchasing Supervisor to work effectively within the busy accounts team and fully support the Financial Controller in delivering a first class service to our customers internally and externally.

Purchasing Supervisor’s Core Duties

  • Maximising purchasing efficiency, profitability and customer satisfaction.
  • Scrutinising Sales Orders & Purchase Requisitions to see whether these can be satisfied from stock holdings.
  • Developing supplier relationships to enhance the quality of supplier performance and responsiveness.
  • Sourcing new products and suppliers to extend across all areas of expenditure for the business, ensuring that we maximise our purchasing power in respect of price, delivery and terms
  • Work together with and fully support Service Departments in reaching company goals and responding quickly to company and customer needs 

Purchasing Supervisor’s Skills required

  • Competent on accounting software and MS Office suite of programmes.
  • Have experience within a purchasing role, minimum 2 years experience in a fast paced department.
  • Be commercially and financially aware
  • Attention to detail with good organisational and time management skills.
  • Confident communicator at all levels and will have a ‘can-do’ positive attitude and display the ability to identify problems and solutions.
  • Hard working and able to work under pressure
  • Diligent with strong attention to detail and ability to prioritise own workload.

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