Purchasing Assistant

  • Salary: £20,000-£23,500
  • Job ID: 165563
  • Category: OFFICE/ADMIN

NRG are currently recruiting for a Purchasing Assistant to join our manufacturing client based just outside of Newcastle city centre.

The role will support the Purchasing Controller to manage and co-ordinate administration tasks in an efficient and effective manner to ensure continuous operations throughout the site.

Duties of the role include:-

  • Ensure data is entered into SAP in time and to ensure output documents are right first time

  • Plan, co-ordinate and manage flow of materials to meet operational goals

  • Monitor KPI’s

  • Liaise with production areas to improve understanding of purchase requirements

  • Contribute to meeting company and departmental targets

  • Provide cover for Goods in and Stores

  • Support Purchasing Controller with administration tasks and ad-hoc duties as and when required

To be considered you must have:-

  • Recent and considerable experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience using ERP systems, preferably SAP

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills

  • The ability to meet demanding and changing deadlines through effective prioritisation

Please send CV’s through to charlottewarren@nrgplc.com ASAP as my client is looking to shortlist over the coming week!


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