Purchasing Analyst

Job Title: Purchasing Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Wimborne Minster
Salary: £15 - £17 per hour
Start Date: 2018-02-01
Reference: 19626PurA
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 26, 2018 16:28

Job Description

Are you a Purchasing Specialist?
Do you have good excel skills & understand the importance of Purchasing analysis within a manufacturing supply chain?
Would you like to work for a local, well respected organisation looking to bring someone on board for an initial 6-9 mths project?
If yes is the answer, please read on!

A new exciting opportunity has arisen for a Purchasing Analyst based at Wimborne,

This is a multi-functional position in which job functions vary and may include some or all of the following:
·Resolving invoice grief, checking delivery notes and producing data base reports.
·Creation of Purchase Orders.
·Raising approved new suppliers on data base
·Processing acknowledgements
·Progress Chasing
·Coordinate communications by receiving and passing along e-mails, notices, etc.
·Maintaining shoe vouchers.
·General Administration duties
·Incumbents must be able to organize, complete and maintain large projects such as a database for a process improvement.
·Raising BACS/Visa/Cheque payments.
·Works closely with the plant accounting department to resolve invoice discrepancies.


Ideally, the candidate will have a Purchasing background preferably with a CIP's qualification.
Also requires personal computer skills and general knowledge of Accounting, Engineering, Materials, Quality Control.
Must have the ability to communicate and work with all levels of personnel both inside and outside the company.
PC skills, including Microsoft Office and Excel are highly desired. Incumbent must have a willingness to learn new technologies, strong analytical skills and problem solving capabilities. As this position is in frequent contact with people outside the work group it is essential for the candidate to express themselves clearly and have strong written and oral communication skills.
The position requires good GCSE grades in English and Math's or equivalent experience.