Purchasing Assistant

Posted 06 May 2024
Salary Strong remuneration on offer!
Job type Permanent
Discipline Mining
Contact NameOscar Miorada

Job description

Are you passionate about customer service and administration and are ready to make an impact in the mining and consumables sector? We're on the lookout for an entry-level, motivated individual to join our clients team as a Purchasing Assistant!

The Client:
Our client is an exceptional and well-established player in the field, dedicated to supplying top-tier mining equipment and consumables to support the mining industry. Putting a strong focus on fostering a collaborative, culture driven and friendly work environment.

Role Overview:
As a Purchasing Assistant, you'll be at the heart of our the procurement operations. Your role will involve supporting purchasing activities, managing supplier relationships, and ensuring efficient supply chain operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in sourcing and procuring mining equipment and consumables.
  • Maintain purchasing records and update inventory systems.
  • Communicate with suppliers to coordinate orders and ensure on-time delivery.
  • Prepare purchase orders, track shipments, and manage invoices.
  • Assist with vendor evaluations and negotiations to optimise purchasing processes.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to forecast demand and maintain adequate inventory levels.
  • Previous admin / customer service experience.
  • Previous Purchasing experience highly regarded.
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Proficiency in computer applications.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritise tasks effectively.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for growth and professional development.
  • Collaborative work environment where your ideas are valued.
  • Chance to contribute to the success and growth of the mining industry.
How to Apply: If you're ready to kick-start your career and be part of a dynamic team in the mining industry, we want to hear from you! Please apply to the advert and a member from our team will be in touch.
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