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Winchester 01962 865 152

Purchasing Assistant

  • Location

    Winchester, Hampshire, England

  • Salary

    £21k - 23k per year

  • Contract


  • Reference


Purchasing Assistant
£21,000 to £23,000
An exciting opportunity to work for a manufacturer & supplier serving a prestigious international interior design market.  A vacancy has arisen at their Winchester site within a busy department.
Reporting directly to and working alongside the Department Manager the successful applicant will help with the full control of this important product sector - from liaising with the sales team, order processing with suppliers, coordinating & controlling stock through to arranging despatch of finished product. A significant percentage of orders are bespoke, so an ability to work in a constantly changing and responsive environment is essential.
Essential Requirements:
·Customer service
·Inventory control - purchasing/stock takes/stock movements/invoice checking,
·Maintaining pricing
·Preparing quotations
·Good working knowledge of Excel & Word
·Flexible and hands-on approach to various tasks.
·Ability to work to tight deadlines while maintaining the accuracy of information on system.
·Previous experience of working in an office or warehouse environment essential  
The successful candidate will be communicating by email & phone with several suppliers in the UK & abroad, so therefore needs to be able to give clear and concise instructions. You will also need to communicate clearly with our sales teams in worldwide offices.
Salary £21,000 - 23,000 depending on experience
1-1 Recruitment is one of the leading recruitment agencies for jobs in Hampshire for permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions. Due to the high volume of applications we are receiving, if you do not hear from a consultant within 5 days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. In the meantime please keep an eye on for any other potential vacancies. 

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