Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £20,000.00 - £21,000.00 gross per year
  • Hounslow


Specialist Food business is looking for a Procurement Assistant to support the Procurement Manager in Purchasing administration and stock control

Purchasing Assistant will work hand in hand with the Procurement Manager to assist with:

Stock Level Controls and Supplier Order Management
Management of Procurement Procedures
Raising Purchase Orders
Utilisation and maintenance of Procurement Systems
Report Creation using Excel and Sage

This is a specialist food business who will invest in you to learn their business, suppliers and customers to ensure your long term success with them.

The ideal candidate will be a graduate with 1 or 2 years' experience in a similar purchasing assistant/administration role within the food industry (food not essential but highly desirable). On top of this you will have:

Excellent communication skills
Strong IT skills
- Excel in particular.
An eye for detail.
You will need to be highly organised.

If your heart is in procurement and this is where you want to take your career this could be the next step you are looking for

"Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate's suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further.
We do not contact unsuitable applicants."

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- assuming you have the right level of experience for the roles you apply for, after which we will be in touch

  • excel
  • orders
  • recruitment
  • stock control