Purchasing Assistant

1 day left

Recruiter
Dreams Ltd
Location
West Midlands
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Jul 2017
Expires
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Freelance

With over 30 years experience and a genuine passion for sleep, were Britains leading bed specialist, providing customers with everything they need for a great nights sleep.

Based at our Bed Factory in Oldbury (West Midlands), this is an exciting opportunity to join Dreams as a Purchasing Assistant, as it is a key role within our Purchasing Department. Youll support the Purchasing Department by purchasing all material stock items required for customer sales orders.

Key responsibilities:
-Raising and placing purchase orders with suppliers for specified materials, ensuring all goods are delivered within the required timescales
-Regularly assessing & monitoring the suppliers performance to ensure that they meet the required expectations
-Monitoring stock material requirements frequently
-Manage the stock inventory levels so that they are maintained at an adequate level always
-Regular filtering of systems information to enable daily/weekly raw material product item requirements
-Working with Goods-In to ensure all details and stock codes are on all packaging, and accurately entered onto the database (Vision)
-Confirming delivery dates and communicating back to relevant departments
-Sourcing of material products/prices to maintain Best value
-Maintenance of Purchasing Department administrative records and data

Youll be educated to a degree level, looking to develop a career within purchasing.

Youll be quick to learn with a fine attention to detail and being well organised. As a self-starter, you always use your initiative to get things done and deliver on your objectives. Youll be confident building strong relationships at all levels both within and outside of the organisation.

Its a great place to work, where everyone works as one team, a place where we recognise and celebrate success. The salary and benefits package is competitive and there are opportunities to progress your career with us.