Purchasing Officer

  • Location
    Ramsgate, Kent
  • Category
    Purchasing - Purchasing Support
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 14 - £ 15 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType

Job Title: Purchasing Officer

Term: Ongoing temp, possibly permanent

Start date: Immediate

Location: Ramsgate

Hourly rate: £14ph - £15ph

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5pm

An exciting opportunity for a team-oriented individual with great organisational & communication skills to join a busy Purchasing team within a global, growing FMCG manufacturing company.


  • Processing of new orders - liaising with suppliers over pricing and quantities

  • Monitoring stock levels and running regular reports to ensure the correct quantities are held

  • Planning and coordinating the supply of new stock

  • Be the main point of contact for your account holder's queries

  • Working with internal teams to make sure orders are despatched on time

  • Raising invoices and sending to customers

  • Provide support and guidance as required within your areas of expertise

  • Work collaboratively with all areas of the company to ensure the best levels of service are achieved

  • Ensure ownership of key areas of responsibility, to meet the business objectives

Skills and experience required:

  • Polite and friendly telephone manner.

  • Exceptional organisational skills.

  • Fully computer literate in MS Excel, Word, Teams and Outlook. Knowledge of HubSpot, Exchequer or D365 would be an advantage but not essential.

  • Previous experience of working within purchasing/logistics/procurement/supply planning is essential.

  • Confident with speaking to various suppliers.

*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 Georgia 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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