Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Dreams Ltd
Location
Warwickshire
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

With over 30 years` experience and a genuine passion for sleep, we`re Britain`s leading bed specialist, providing customers with everything they need for a great night`s sleep.

Based at our Bed Factory in Oldbury (West Midlands), this is an exciting opportunity to join Dreams as a Purchasing Assistant, as it is a key role within our Purchasing Department. You`ll support the Purchasing Department by purchasing all material stock items required for customer sales orders.

Key responsibilities:
-Raising and placing purchase orders with suppliers for specified materials, ensuring all goods are delivered within the required timescales
-Regularly assessing & monitoring the supplier`s performance to ensure that they meet the required expectations
-Monitoring stock material requirements frequently
-Manage the stock inventory levels so that they are maintained at an adequate level always
-Regular filtering of systems information to enable daily/weekly raw material product item requirements
-Working with Goods-In to ensure all details and stock codes are on all packaging, and accurately entered onto the database (Vision)
-Confirming delivery dates and communicating back to relevant departments
-Sourcing of material products/prices to maintain `Best value`
-Maintenance of Purchasing Department administrative records and data

You`ll be educated to a degree level, looking to develop a career within purchasing.

You`ll be quick to learn with a fine attention to detail and being well organised. As a self-starter, you always use your initiative to get things done and deliver on your objectives. You`ll be confident building strong relationships at all levels both within and outside of the organisation.

It`s a great place to work, where everyone works as one team, a place where we recognise and celebrate success. The salary and benefits package is competitive and there are opportunities to progress your career with us.