Purchasing Officer - 6 month FTC

Job Title: Purchasing Officer - 6 month FTC
Location: Tauranga
Contact Details: Kate Williams
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Job Published: 11 days ago
  • Tauranga based
  • Purchasing or procurement background
  • Experience in manufacturing or engineering

We’re excited to be assisting a Tauranga based company with the recruitment of a Purchasing Officer to join their team for an initial 6 month fixed term contract.

You would be responsible for selecting and purchasing quality products for the business. Your responsibilities will include processing purchase orders, negotiating with suppliers, tracking orders and liaising with staff across departments to forecast the needs of the business and make purchase decisions based on demand.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Raise Purchase Orders to meet timelines
  • Understand Purchasing pipeline and ensure efficient prioritisation
  • Assist in identifying new suppliers and/or products
  • Maintain system data and integrity
  • Research, select, and purchase quality products and materials
  • Build relationships with suppliers and negotiate with them for the best pricing

To be successful you will need:

  • Purchasing / Supply Chain experience within manufacturing or engineering
  • Knowledge of MRP/ERP systems and how they operate
  • Proven knowledge of purchasing concepts, processes, activities and trends
  • Good communication and negotiation skills and a customer service focus

This is a fixed term contract role with an ASAP start. You must be a Citizen or Permanent Resident to apply. For more information please contact Kate Williams, Client Manager at Beyond Recruitment or submit your application through the link below and include your CV and Job Number: 109068

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