• Location
    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Category
    Purchasing - Procurement
  • Contract Type
  • External Reference
  • Salary
    20000 £ - 22000 £ / Year

Office Angels are looking for someone with experience in Purchasing/Buying to join a large company on the outskirts of Milton Keynes. We are seeking a motivated and conscientious individual to join their Purchasing Department.

The right candidate must possess excellent communication skills, strong organisation skills and most importantly have an excellent attention to detail


  • To work with suppliers, colleagues and team members to provide an excellent service.

  • Ensure information is processed and communicated efficiently and accurately.

  • Maintain system data to ensure it is current.

  • Act as the key point of contact in relation to supply of product, to liaise with suppliers, sales and other departments.

  • Ensure excellent service levels in all aspects of the job role to promote and support smooth and efficient running of the business.

Main Duties:

  • Administration of purchase orders for suppliers.

  • Liaise with suppliers in relation to purchase order processing.

  • Manage the order book, and expedite outstanding orders.

  • Liaise with internal and external sales on availability.

  • Deal with day to day enquiries into the department.

  • Coordinate phasing out old product and introducing new.

  • Identify slow moving or discontinued product and take necessary corrective action.

  • Work with other departments to resolve issues.


  • Strong organisational skills.

  • Excellent numerical, written and verbal communication skills.

  • Competent using MS Excel and Outlook.

  • Able to provide excellent customer service at all levels.

  • Self-motivated.

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Stephanie Taylor