Purchasing & Stock Control Assistant

  • Location

    Maidstone, Kent

  • Sector:

    Administration & Office

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £19000 per annum + flexible bens

  • Contact:

    Shirley Willis

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Purchasing and stock control management is super important when it comes to supporting our engineering team. We must ensure as a business that we provide an excellent level of service to our customers and by building strong relationships with suppliers, accurately monitoring stock and dealing with seasonal challenges, we meet this expectation.

This is where you come in. We are looking for a Purchasing and Stock Control Administrator to join our family feel business which is based on the outskirts of Maidstone. With thousands of items to order and process, you will be tasked with the regular checking of stock levels and working closely with our suppliers. Taking the goods in and placing them into the correct areas within our stock room, then entering the stock onto our Sage 50 project system; dealing with any damaged goods or returns to suppliers will be your responsibility.

If you have worked in an environment with engineers previously you will know that providing the equipment and delivering on time to site, is of the utmost importance. Building relationships both internally and externally with enable you to negotiate and have influence in challenging situations.

We are a great business to work for; our staff matter and we are looking for someone to join us asap. We will offer a salary of around £18k per annum, perhaps a little more for someone with the right experience and we have a competitive benefits package, which you can discuss with our recruitment partner Shirley Willis of Meridian Business Support. Please note that this role will require you to carry boxes occasionally.

Please send your CV to Shirley on swillis@meridianbs.co.uk or call her on 01795 859 260 to discuss the role further.

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