Junior Buyer

Junior Buyer

Job Title: Junior Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hastings, East Sussex
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Reference: T2KL/1373995
Contact Name: Sammons Group
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 22, 2018 15:09

Job Description

Purpose of Position:

  • To work within the Electronic Systems Supply Chain Group as a Junior Buyer supporting the team.


  • Cleanse, Update and Maintain ERP/MRP system
  • Obtain current pricing/ Lead-time information from Suppliers
  • Support creation of Costed Bills of Materials (BOMs) and Product Price Lists
  • Generation of Material Estimate at Completion (MEAC) reports for review
  • Raising of Purchase Orders and ensuring adherence to required date
  • Any other supporting task as and when required


Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Understanding of MRP/ERP systems would be an advantage but not essential
  • Understanding of databases
  • IT Skills to include Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Some purchasing, or related experience an advantage

Required Education & Experience:

  • A levels or equivalent qualification

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We endeavour to reply to all applications. However if you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by The Sammons Group.

The Sammons Group is an Employment Business and Employment Agency as defined by the EAA Regulations 2003, and we abide by the Code of Practice of our industry body (the Recruitment & Employment Confederation - REC).

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