Purchasing Officer

Location: Parramatta, New South Wales
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1712-150838_1513640483
Salary: AU$0.00 - AU$100.00 per annum

The Company
An opportunity has opened up with an engineering organisation in Western Sydney for a purchasing officer with an immediate start. You will be joining a small team with a large amount of experience. Initially this position will be a temporary position with potential opportunities for permanent position in the future.

The Role
You will be in charge of procurement in this role which includes quoting, maintenance and management and you will also be in charge of purchasing reconciliations. Other duties include:

    • Negotiate with external suppliers
    • Finalise details of orders and deliveries
    • Contact suppliers in order to schedule or expedite deliveries and to resolve shortages, missed or late deliveries, and other problems
    • Cross check quoted price to invoice total
    • Track orders and monitor deliveries to ensure deadlines are met Examine and re-evaluate existing supplier rates
    • Data entry
    • Collating and entering of staff time sheets
    • Administration assistance to Management Team

To be successful in this position you will need to show experience with purchasing in your previous roles, other requirements are:

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Advanced Microsoft Officer computer skills
    • Previous job management software skills would be an advantage
    • Simpro experience would be great but not necessary
    • Previous experience in an engineering environment is preferred but not essential

This is fantastic opportunity to make your mark and open the door for career opportunities. If this sounds like you apply now!!

To apply please click on the appropriate link on this page, alternatively for a confidential conversation please contact Peta Seaman on 02 8270 9781 or peta.seaman@people2people.com.au