Purchasing Assistant

Location Sandy, Central Bedfordshire, England
Discipline: Plant Hire, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Purchasing Assistant, Procurement Assistant, Administrator
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25k - 27k per year
Contact name: Georgina Wittich

Contact email: Georgina.wittich@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667220
Job ref: 38753
Published: 12 days ago

The successful candidate will have experience in Administration and Procurement, the ability to maintain an excellent standard of customer service, ability to multitask and achieve set targets consistently.


  • Processing Purchase Orders
  • Negotiating contracts 
  • Maintain strong relationships with the companies suppliers
  • Provide support to the senior procurement manager
  • Updating records for suppliers

To be successful for this role you may have previously worked as a Procurement Administrator, Procurement Advisor, Buyer, Human Resources Advisor (HR) or Purchasing Agent.


  • Knowledge of plant and transport
  • Excellent IT and communication skills.
  • Self-motivated, flexible and open to change
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Customer Service
  • Ability to work to targets in an efficient and timely manner