cost effective online recruitment
This vacancy is now closed

Purchasing Assistant - Co Antrim

Ref: 580 Date Posted: Tuesday 26 Sep 2017
Purchasing Assistant
Full-Time & Perm
Excellent salary available
37.5 hours per week Monday – Friday
Zenrec exclusive
Christies Direct was established in 1992 and have become one of the leading Dog Grooming Suppliers in the world. We stock one of the widest ranges of grooming products available anywhere and we are constantly developing and evaluating new products.
Job Role
Analyse sales reports and stock levels to assess requirements
Prepare purchase orders 
Check Pro Forma’s against Purchase Orders
Organise shipping and monitor delivery schedules
Work alongside production to forecast inventory control for materials
Attend supplier meetings and trade shows
Deal with quality concerns and defective materials
Invoice Queries
Gather information as directed by product development, on new products and suppliers
Continually monitor slow movers, fast movers
Monitor attributes that affect profit, implementing ideas, strategies to protect this.
Negotiate terms, promotions and resolve any problems which may arise with suppliers
Minimum of 2 years purchasing/procurement experience
3rd level qualification in Business related subject
Strong communication and negotiation skills
Ability to analyse data
Close attention to detail
Computer Literate
 (Our client reserves the right to expand on the above criteria to facilitate shortlisting)
Why use Zenrec 
Most of jobs Zenrec have are exclusive only to Zenrec and we specialise on recruitment throughout Northern Ireland & Ireland. Recruiting in many different fields means we have gained valuable experience in various sectors. This experience and industry knowledge means we are in the best possible place to match you with the right jobs.
Our client is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community