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Sourcing assistant

Ref no. BHN571173
Salary £26,000 - £32,000/annum
Location Chichester, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our client, a well-established company in Chichester, is currently looking for a Sourcing Assistant to join their team. As a Sourcing Assistant, you will play a vital role in assisting within supporting the sourcing and procurement for the company.

Key skills required for this role

Experience in a buying/junior buyer or assistant buyer role


Experience in a buying/junior buyer or assistant buyer role

Job description

Key Responsibilities for the Sourcing/Purchasing Assistant will be -

  • Assist in sourcing potential suppliers and maintaining relationships with existing suppliers.
  • Coordinate with different departments to ensure timely delivery of goods and services.
  • Monitor and evaluate supplier performance to ensure quality and cost-effectiveness.
  • Manage and update the supplier database and documentation.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of sourcing strategies.
  • Support the team in various administrative tasks related to sourcing and procurement.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in sourcing, procurement, or a related field.
  • Strong analytical and research skills.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.
  • Attention to detail and strong organisational skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Understanding of supply chain management principles.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise tasks effectively.

If you are a proactive individual with a passion for sourcing and procurement, our client would like to hear from you. Apply now to join their dynamic team and contribute to their ongoing success.

Lucy Gibbs manages this role

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