Purchasing Assistant

Procurement Assistant - Rostrevor
Procurement Assistant - Rostrevor

Your new company
Great opportunity to work for a family business that have successfully been trading for over 20 years and have won numerous business awards over the years. This company prides themselves on making the company a great place to work and pride themselves on the quality of products and service they offer their clients

Your new role
The purpose of this role is to support the Product Development and Design team. The job holder will play a key role in the Purchasing process of materials and will co-ordinate the administration of the process, providing forecasts and maintaining up to date records regarding usage and stock.

Main Duties Duties/responsibilities
  • Respond to initial customer requests regarding pricing and lead times.
  • Process orders via email /telephone and internal portal.
  • Determine BOM required and initiate procurement of required materials
  • Obtain sign off from Product Development/Account Manager and place orders per requirements to supplier agreeing required info such as tracking info for shipments.
  • Liaise with all relevant colleagues in Production and Supply chain such as Stores Manager and Cutting room Team Leader to confirm material requirements and any changes that may impact production and delivery time..
  • Managing customer expectations at all times ensuring that all parties are kept up to date where necessary.
  • Forecast for all daily essential materials such as Nylons, zips and Crystalflex and update following schedule release.
  • Be able to provide customer quotations in the absence of the Product Development/ Account Manager, keeping an electronic record in the file provided.
  • Attend all training courses either internal or external to ensure skills to fulfil the role are acquired and maintained.

What you'll get in return
You will receive an excellent salary, opportunity to join a market leader with exciting plans to expand.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job type:
Working Pattern
Manufacturing & Production
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Brian Murphy, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Portadown

1st Floor, Unit 11c, McGowan West Shopping Centre, West Street

Telephone: 02838445800

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