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Purchasing Officer

  • Location

    Essex, England

  • Sector:

    Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Daniel Crockett

  • Contact email:

    daniel.crockett@1ststeprecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    201376_1538144311

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2018-10-28

  • Startdate:

    Immediate

  • Consultant:

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PURCHASING OFFICER
ESSEX REGION
£30,000 - £35,000 DOE

1st Step Solutions are currently working with an established Facade contractor who are in the market for an immediately-available Purchasing Officer to join the company in their Essex office. This is an excellent opportunity with a reputable contractor who can offer a clear path for progression.

MUST BE IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
- Forecast levels of demand for services and products
- Keep a constant check on stock levels
- Liaise between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers
- Build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers
- Negotiate and agree contracts, monitoring the quality of service provided

Requirements:
- At least 2 years' experience working in similar role in construction industry
- Experience working with metal sheet fabrication, curtain walling, windows and doors sector is preferred but isn't essential
- Solid career history within the construction field
- Able to commute to Essex region