|Purchasing Assistant job in Southampton|
We are looking for a part time Purchasing Assistant to join our team.
This is a part time role, working 25 hours per week.
You will provide purchasing support to the Engineering Teams across multiple projects. Working closely with the Senior Engineering Team and the Finance Manager your duties will include:
Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications
This is a challenging position that requires a confident and enthusiastic team player with a can-do attitude who is calm under pressure with a clear understanding of the timescale pressures that are frequently placed on Engineering Projects Teams. You will be a key player in ensuring that project schedules are met, and therefore you must be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills.
You will be expected to have excellent communication skills and a proven ability to multi-task and prioritise workloads to meet business needs. The right candidate must have a minimum of 5 GCSE’s grades A-C including English and Maths but a higher qualification would be preferable. Previous experience in a purchasing role, and ideally in an engineering or technical manufacturing business is highly desirable.
Good all round IT skills and proficiency in MS Office Products is essential.
Familiarity with an MRP or Purchasing System would be a distinct advantage.
Competitive Salary depending on previous experience and qualifications
How to apply
Apply for this Purchasing Assistant role now by sending your CV and covering letter explaining why you believe you are suitable for this role to
Please note, due to the volume of applications we are unable to contact each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of the closing date, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
We are now handling all recruitment in-house. Any CV’s submitted by recruitment consultants will not be reviewed, so please ensure that you submit your CV in person.
Closing Date: 14th February 2014
An excellent opportunity for an experienced Purchasing Assistant looking for a part time role near Southampton.