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    Procurement Assistant (6 mths+ FTC)

  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Administrator
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: Up to £17062 per annum + Excellent
  • Date posted: 28/11/2017
  • Job reference: CMS030484'2002_1511871002

If you are seeking a contract of between 6-9 months with an established and reputable company, then this may be the role for you.

Our client is seeking a Procurement Assistant to join them from 18 December for a minimum of 6 months, to assist with a period of maternity cover.

Reporting to the Procurement Director, the successful Procurement Assistant will assist with the purchase of building materials and the hire and purchase of machinery and equipment.

Responsibilities of the position include:

Weekly plant checks
Arranging servicing of equipment
Handling the drawing register - drawings/ site plans for projects
Printing, hanging and updating the register

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate:

Good telephone manner
Able to communicate well at all levels.
Computer skills (knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook etc)
Adequate Maths and English skills

Although purchasing/procurement experience within the plant/construction sector would be advantageous, an organised and methodical approach is more important.

Situated in a pleasant location North of Preston, there is free parking and other great benefits available with this client.