Buying Assistant – King’s Lynn

We are looking for an experienced Administrator to join our Buying team based in King’s Lynn. 

As a Buying Assistant your duties will include:

  • Attending to site requisitions 
  • Sending out material enquiries
  • Obtaining material price comparisons
  • Chasing up material price enquiries
  • Raising purchase orders to suppliers
  • Dealing with invoice queries
  • Answering the phone and taking messages
  • Maintaining and ordering office stationary supplies
  • Updating and producing a monthly report
  • Maintaining the Supplier Database.

The ideal Buying Assistant will have the following skills and experience:

Qualifications:

  • GCSE Mathematics & English Language or equivalent
  • Excellent administration skills, including Microsoft Office.

Personal qualities:

  • Show genuine commitment to understanding, anticipating and respecting the needs of others
  • Works towards joint goals without compromising individual targets.
  • Generates flexible and workable solutions using appropriate resources.
  • Applies accuracy and precision to their own and other’s work and ensures quality outcomes are achieved first time, every time.
  • Works under pressure.

In return you will receive a negotiable salary dependent upon skills and experience plus private medical insurance, company sick pay scheme, life insurance scheme and pension.