2 weeks ago
Up to £30000.00 per annum
Production Assistant / Buyer
Reporting directly in to the Production Manager, the role as a Production Assistant will oversee the buying operation for one the UK's leading manufacturing businesses for the private event industry.
Working alongside a team of dedicated production coordinators, designers and managers: you will be at the heart of some of the most exciting projects in the UK. You will need to demonstrate high quality organisational skills and effective procurement experience.
- Identifying the organisations purchasing needs
- Researching, selecting and purchasing quality products and materials
- Working alongside production coordinators and managers to build relationships with suppliers
- Processing requisitions and updating management on the status of orders
- Updating inventory and managing stock levels
- Arranging transport of goods and tracking orders to ensure timely delivery
- Understanding the target market and analysing trends in order to make informed buying decisions
- Coordinating with inventory team, management, and stockroom
- Monitoring the stock quality and escalating any discrepancies to suppliers and management
Skills and Experiences:
- Emerging experience within a purchasing, buyer role is preferred
- Strong communication skills
- Ability to organise and plan busy work schedules
- Desire to work within the events industry
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Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on CastUK or to discuss how we can find talent for your business then please visit www.castuk.com
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