Purchasing Administrator
Posted 1 month ago - Expires in 29 days

Sheffield, South Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time
£16000 to £17500

Purchasing Administrator - Salford

Role: Purchasing Administrator


Salary: £17500 per annum

Location: Salford, Manchester

Our client are one of the UK’s largest national wholesalers.

The role:

Working with Excel to place manufacture orders for suppliers
Placing these orders on the IT system
Sending PDF Orders off to suppliers
Chasing outstanding orders with suppliers
Transferring stock into depots from central distribution depots
Correcting any price issues on invoices
Keeping costs up to date on the system
Telephoning suppliers for answers on outstanding orders.
General office and administration duties, supporting other team members during busy periods.
Any other tasks the department requires support
The successful candidate:

Skills required

Numerate: able to assimilate data, apply accuracy and confident when working with figures.
Good communication skills, by phone and face to face.
Organised approach to work: able to plan and co-ordinate their own workloads.
IT literate: preferably experience of using MS Office applications including Outlook, Excel and Word.
Knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint would be useful but not essential.
Personal qualities

Reliable, conscientious and able to demonstrate a good work ethic.
Smart and personable: friendly approach to dealing with visitors and telephone enquiries.
Team player: will work with everyone in the office so needs
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