Senior Purchasing Assistant

  • Member
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • Brandon Hire Station
  • Location
  • Leicester
  • Closing Date
  • 14/12/2020
  • Job Description
  • Attracting the best people supports our aims of exceeding our customers’ expectations and enhancing shareholder value.

    Our continued business success is reliant upon the skills, talent and commitment of our workforce. As well as developing and promoting talent from within the business, our recruitment practices are designed to attract the very best from the pool of available talent.

    Brandon Hire Station offers the youngest hire fleet in the industry with a wide range of high quality supporting equipment to a broad customer base both regionally and nationally. Recognised as experts in our field, we have a growing portfolio of satisfied customers, many of whom are market leaders and household names in their own right. 

    We are committed to continuous improvement, dedicated to excellent customer service and stimulate those who enjoy working in a fast-paced, team-orientated environment.

    Our Leicester offices are looking for an experience Senior Purchasing Assistant to join their team. Typical duties will include working with the established supplier database, managing the in house purchasing authorisation process, sourcing products outside of the established supplier database and tracking orders to ensure timely delivery.

    All candidates must have proven and extensive purchasing experience in a managerial role, with a good understanding of supply chain procedures. Purchasing experience within the tool hire industry or associated trades would be an advantage. Candidates should be educated to a high level in Maths and English, with excellent It skills including good knowledge of MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint.