Purchasing Assistant

Purchasing Assistant

Job Title: Purchasing Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NH - 15737_1555508449
Contact Name: Niamh Hellewell
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 17, 2019 14:40

Job Description

Are you working in Purchasing and feeling undervalued?

This opportunity is working in South Sheffield as a Purchasing Assistant for my market leading client. Salary wise they are offering £20,000 - £22,000.

Here's what a typical day looks like:

  • Using Sage, generate purchase orders based on automatic demand from the system
  • Maintain Supplier information (products & prices)
  • Progress outstanding orders with Suppliers
  • Agree back order situation and source from alternative supplier if necessary
  • Work closely with the Planning and Warehouse teams and ensure they have visibility of deliveries.
  • Maintain Supplier performance information and review monthly
  • Review sales forecasts and align with minimum stock levels
  • Involvement in Supplier negotiations and sourcing new suppliers.
  • Assisting with the Implementation of systems and controls

Please contact me on or give me a call on 0113 457 9994 if you're interested in hearing more.


If you don't have an up to date CV, don't worry, just send me what you have and we'll go from there.