Buying Assistant

Celesio UK
From £18,500 to £18,500 per annum
29 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Generic Buying Assistant/Administrator

Based Coventry, Warwickshire


This role is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to build a career within procurement.

If you are a well organised individual with advanced excel skills and be able to work at pace we have an excellent opportunity in Procurement for you. You will require a background of working within a team environment and be comfortable in managing large amounts excel data and be happy communicating with internal and external stakeholders.

Your role is to support the Generic procurement team to achieve all of the financial targets and KPI’s for the category whilst also supporting the team to ensure that all of its stock and inventory management KPI’s are achieved. Supporting cross functional relationships and working on a best for group basis

About the Role

You will assist the generic procurement team to deliver sales growth in all sales areas, optimising profitability and compliance. You will support volume planning and product life cycle management and optimise net working capital and service levels.

You will adhere to Celesio UK procurement policy aligned with regulatory and sales teams demands and support our relationships with all internal and external stakeholders. You will work with the team gaining and maintaining the trust and co-operation of colleagues and suppliers.

About You

You will be a team player with a can do attitude. You will be an effective communicator both written and verbally. You must have a flexible mind set and enjoy a varied and challenging workload.

You will seek feedback and receive it openly, consistently monitoring your performance and impact on others, taking corrective actions as appropriate.

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