Purchasing Assistant - £9.50ph

Purchasing Assistant             Temporary - Permanent

Our clients, City Electrical Factors in Biggleswade, we have an exciting new vacancy for a Purchasing Assistant 

They also have branches in Australia, Canada, Spain and the USA and are a constantly expanding worldwide business.

We have become a market leader by employing individuals who are passionate about their role and focused on our customer’s requirements helping us create outstanding service for our customers and earning their loyalty. 

We believe in achieving results through determination and commitment.

We are now looking for a Purchasing Assistant to join our Purchasing Department. 

Duties will include the monitoring and managing the Goods In / Receipting Schedule together with any associated communication and query management. 

The role will include both verbal and written dialogue with both CEFOL colleagues and suppliers.  

This is a vital role within the Purchasing Team

Skills, Knowledge, Qualification and Experience as Purchasing Assistant

  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Experience of all Microsoft programmes especially Excel would be an advantage. 
  • Previous electrical wholesaling experience would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Previous experience in a purchasing environment is preferred but not essential.
  • Successful applicants will need to be motivated, enthusiastic, and hard working with a positive attitude.

This position is permanent and will be based at our site in Biggleswade.

If you are looking to join an established nationwide company then City Electrical Factors is the company for you. Successful applicants will need to be motivated, enthusiastic and hard working with a positive attitude. Attention to detail and a good team player are key requirements. Full training will be provided on our in-house computer programs, but candidates must have a good basic knowledge of the usual Microsoft programs, in particular Excel. 

The hours will be Monday to Friday 8am to 5.30pm