Purchasing Administrator - Permanent

  • Location

    Herefordshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £16 - £18 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hereford Branch

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Purchasing Administrator - Permanent

We are seeking a purchasing administrator on behalf of our client based in Hereford.

If you are eager to join a well know, local company and demonstrate your strong customer service and administrative skills we have the ideal position for you.

It is vital to hold a valid UK driving license and have access to your own car as although the position is based in Hereford, you will be required on occasion to visit the companies other branches in Ledbury, Leominster and Ross on Wye.

You will be the first point of contact within the office so a confident, friendly attitude is needed, along with a sense of humour. It would be an advantage to have a solid background based around administration and ideally knowledge within the purchasing sector.

The duties in the role will include:

  • Processing purchase orders efficiently
  • Producing sales quotations when necessary
  • To liaising with suppliers
  • Preparation of returns
  • Customer service via telephone and email (occasionally face-to-face)
  • Purchasing items over 6 branches (communication with the sales team)
  • General purchasing and administrative duties

The role would be better suited for a candidate aged 18-24 years due to the salary bracket of £16k-£18k with a working week of 42.5 hours. The working hours will be Monday to Friday 8am-5pm (1 hour lunch break) and may occasionally be required to work 8.30am-1.30pm on a Saturday.

If you have the experiences/skills outlined above, it would be great to hear from you.

Please contact Meridian Business Support on 01432 261444 or send your CV to LDUFFY@MERIDIANBS.CO.UK

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.