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  • Location: Aston, Aston
  • Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Commercial
  • Contact: Michelle Bastock
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0121 733 2888
  • Duration: Temp to Perm Contract
  • Start Date: 2022-07-31
  • Expiry Date: 18 August 2022
  • Job Ref: J5021
Buyer / Purchasing Coordinator - Temporary ongoing contract (Potential for Permanent contract)
Salary: £12.67ph - £15.88ph (£28,000pa - £35,000pa D.O.E)
Hours of Work: 8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday
Location: Witton, Birmingham (B6)
  • Extensive research to source parts and components from vendors
  • Negotiating with suppliers on purchasing parts and components
  • Evaluating quality of goods
  • Raise, check, and sign off purchase orders and good receipts
  • Inputting and updating electronic records
  • Communicate with other departments on supply delays
  • Preparation and updating of department spreadsheets
  • Keeping track of orders and chasing up back orders (verbal and electronically) ensuring products are delivered and purchasing order amendments
  • Liaising with suppliers on pricing and ETAs with deliveries
  • High volume of data entry (includes stock control and admins duties)
  • Maintaining price lists/files
  • Troubleshoot delays and errors by suppliers and co-ordinate communication with other departments as needed
  • Previous experience within a buying/purchasing role
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent Excel proficiency
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated individual with an excellent work ethic
  • Exceptional organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload
  • Proficiency with computer software
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