Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Oxford


Applications are invited for a Purchasing Assistant to provide an excellent level of service to internal and external customers as part of the NDM Shared Service centre.

We are seeking a Purchasing Assistant to join the team; your role is to ensure financial transactions are recorded and processed accurately in line with university financial controls for Purchasing.

You will be educated to GCSE standard or equivalent, with evidence of numerical ability; computer literate with experience of utilising MS Office, in particular Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook as well as excellent time-management skills with the ability to priorities tasks, organise own workload, and work to deadlines. It’s also essential that you are able to generate high volumes of accurate work, with high attention to detail and be an effective written and oral communicator with people at all levels.

The post is available for 3 years in the first instance and is funded by the Department.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. Please quote reference 141755 on all correspondence.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Wednesday 31 July 2019 can be considered.

  • excel
  • word