Purchasing Administrator | Temp to Perm

  • Location
    Ashford, Kent
  • Category
    Purchasing - Purchasing Support
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 13 - £ 14 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType

JOB TITLE: Purchasing Administrator

LOCATION: Ashford, Kent

SALARY: £13ph to £14ph

TERM: Temp to Perm

HOURS: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

START: Immediately

New vacancy just in! Would you like to join a successful family run business who have grown year on year, meaning a recent move to new larger purpose built modern offices in Ashford? You will be joining a small but friendly team who are passionate about what the company do, they are looking for a real team player who is happy to adapt to the demands of the role. The offices are based in Ashford with ample free parking, however they are also walking distance from Ashford International Train station.

The day-to-day duties in your new job would be:

  • Purchasing stock

  • Placing orders with approved suppliers

  • Arranging shipping and logistics

  • Working closely with the warehouse

  • Running reports on stock levels/stock movement

  • Some basic inventory work

  • Attending Operational meetings

  • Checking and receiving emails from the sales inbox

  • Forwarding on all enquiries to the relevant member of staff

  • Updating product information on the system, including putting them into the most relevant category

  • Raising purchase orders

  • Other administration as required

We'd love to speak to candidates who have:

  • Office based Administration experience

  • A background in shipping, procurement or purchasing

  • No notice period so can start a new temporary role almost immediately

*AMAZING* Benefits of becoming an Office Angels Temp:

  • Weekly Pay

  • Up to 28 days annual leave

  • Dedicated consultant to support your job search

  • First opportunity to see permanent positions

  • Access to free eyecare vouchers

  • Temp of the Month awards

  • Timesheets can be completed on mobile devices

  • Perks at work

  • Discount schemes

  • Access to Well-being platforms

Next steps…

If you're interested in this position and have the skills and attributes listed above then please apply today.

* Please note if you're suitable and your skills match the role you'll receive an e-mail from us. Remember to call us on 01233 611780 ASAP/within 24 hours to discuss the position in further detail with Pippy or Lindsay. We look forward to your application. This is a Temporary role starting immediately so please only apply if you can start work within a few days' notice.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Lindsay Prescott