Assistant Buyer

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    Greenford, London

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  • Contact:

    John Anakwenze

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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2 Great positions open for Assistant Buyers to come on-board and work for a market leading global manufacturing company based in Greenford, West London. This will be a permanent position with competitive rates on offer as well as benefits.

Role Purpose:

You will be assisting with the acquisition of goods and/or services at the best possible total cost of ownership, in the right quantity and quality, at the right time, in the right place.

Key experience:

A strong team player, and must have the ability to create and maintain effective professional relationships with suppliers and other members of staff.

Presentable and professional image.

Flexible approach to work.

Possess great attention to detail.

PC literate, and familiar using MS Office.

Must be able to obtain security clearance.


Raise purchase orders in line with the MRP & Purchase Requisition system requirements.

Action MRP messages to meet Production requirements.

Check supplier acknowledgments for accuracy.

Contact suppliers to expedite material.

Monitor and report supply chain risks.

Monitor and report on supplier performance.

Process returns of non-conforming materials.

Resolve invoice queries.

Maintain systems data.