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Junior Buyer

  • Location: Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

Junior Buyer



Want to work for a forward-thinking organisation that design, develop and build powertrain systems within the maritime industry?  The Purchasing Assistant will support and focus on administration specific to commercial procurement to enable the overall organisation and effectiveness of the team.

What’s in it for you:

  • Joining a team to develop on a new innovative product to the market.
  • Varied work and responsibilities.
  • Attractive salary and benefits: pension, life assurance, 25 days holiday.
  • Good progression opportunities.


• Raising low-value purchase orders for goods – liaising with suppliers and colleagues for checking quantities and price.

• Processing purchase orders, goods receipt, related purchase invoices and related tasks.

• Obtaining & expediting quotations, tender responses and delivery dates for parts on order.

• Booking delivery couriers; liaising with Team on expected delivery dates by couriers.

• General departmental administrative support, filing and archiving duties as required.

What we require from you:

  • Good IT skills – Microsoft Office – including Excel and Word Experience in an administrative role

Any of the following experience:

  • Transport office experience
  • Stores handling/ stores management experience
  • Experience of purchasing and associated administration processes
  • Team player, comfortable with supporting, and accepting support from colleagues.
  • High energy to drive results with enthusiasm and pace.
  • Ability to follow processes, accurate data entry and record keeping.

If the above role sounds of interest and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Gemma Skidmore at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446121 or email 

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.