Overview

Expeditor / Purchasing Assistant
Job Ref : HKOKP2307/NM
Cork, Co. Cork
€Excellent DOE
As an international industrial valve company, our client’s expertise is in the design and manufacture of process critical valves. They are now looking for an Expeditor / Purchasing Assistant to join their team.
If you have a background in buying or purchasing, this is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career with a forward-thinking business.
As an Expeditor / Purchasing Assistant, you will support the smooth running of the Purchasing Department.
In this varied role, you will:
– Expedite purchase orders to ensure that manufacturing targets are achieved
– Create enquiries for consumables, engineering materials and subcontracted work
– Evaluable supplier quotations, compare offers and place purchase orders
– Review and verify order confirmations and invoices
– Accurately enter supplier information into the database
To be considered, you will need:
– At least one year’s experience in a buying or purchasing role
– Accurate data entry skills
– Strong IT skills, including MS Excel
Flexible and organised, as an Expeditor / Purchasing Assistant, you’ll have great interpersonal skills and the ability to build effective relationships with suppliers. You’ll also be an excellent communicator and negotiator with great time-management abilities.
Previous expediting experience would be beneficial to your application, as would knowledge of materials. The ability to understand engineering drawings would also be an advantage.
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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd. The services advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.
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