Progress Chaser & Purchasing Assistant

Location: Thornton Heath, Surrey Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Sector: Engineering Type: Permanent
Contact: Liz Collins Job Published: 25 days ago

Progress Chaser & Purchasing Assistant

Croydon, Surrey

An immediate opportunity exists for a Progress Chaser or Purchasing Assistant to join a team supporting the Products Sales department. Working as part of a technical team supplying bespoke products to an increasing number of global markets and industries.

The successful Progress Chaser & Purchasing Assistant will ideally live within commuting distance of East Croydon. This is a great opportunity offering the following benefits:

  • Basic Salary £20,000 to £25,000 PA
  • 23 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Health Cash Plan, optical and dental
  • Life Insurance X3 base salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Gym subsidy 50%

As a Progress Chaser & Purchasing Assistant you should have:

  • Previous experience as a Progress Chaser or Purchasing Assistant
  • A high standard of accuracy with excellent written and spoken communications skills.
  • Fluency in English and French language skills desirable, but not essential.
  • A good telephone manner
  • The ability to multi-task responsibilities simultaneously and work autonomously
  • The ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Excellent computer and IT skills including; Word, Excel, Adobe
  • Experience of using spreadsheets and databases

In order to the Progress Chaser & Purchasing Assistant you will need:

  • To be a quick learner - ability to learn new software programmes
  • To be customer focused
  • To confidently interact with colleagues and customers of all levels and build close working relationships.
  • To be self-motivated, hard-working and highly organized with great attention to detail.
  • To be forward thinking an able to anticipate problems.
  • To be flexible with an ability to work under pressure and to prioritise changing timescales and workloads.
  • To have the ability to multi-task responsibilities simultaneously and work autonomously

The ability to utilise both French and English language skills is desirable, as the Progress Chaser & Purchasing Assistant will have regular contact with the main manufacturing plant in France.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Progress Chaser & Purchasing Assistant to take on a new challenge, which will enable you to further develop your skills and progress your career. If you are interested in this permanent opportunity then please apply. You will receive

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