Purchasing Administrator

Vacancy posted: Monday, 12 September 2016

Salary: 20,000 - 24,000 + Benefits
Location: Glasgow

Job ref. no.: DK/YH

Margaret Hodge Recruitment is working on behalf of a client on the south side of Glasgow looking to add a German speaking purchasing administrator to their existing team.


We are looking for a confident and motivated Purchasing Administrator to join our Buying Team for Scotland. This is an ideal role for a positive and enthusiastic team player who thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. You will be supporting our Buying Team with administrative tasks, liaising with various suppliers and communicating internally across departments as well as with other countries. This role is fundamental in ensuring the business remains competitive with prices and continues its successful growth across Europe.

Your Role

·Providing administrative support to the Buying Team

·Communicating with suppliers and internal departments via phone and email on a daily basis

·Obtain and compile product and supplier data for new contracts

·Ensuring complete & accurate data is passed on to the relevant team/department

·Ad hoc requests from the Buying Team

·Coordinating and taking part in product comparisons

·Ad hoc translations from German to English

·Producing and updating Excel documents

·Creating official memos for other countries

The Ideal Candidate

·Mother-tongue level English and fluent German (written & spoken)

·Well-organised and able to multitask

·Excellent communication skills

·Confidence to deal with senior members of staff

·Attention to detail

·Pro-active, approaching problems logically and calmly

·Competent Microsoft Office Skills

·Positive can-do attitude and willingness to learn

Our Offer

·£20,000 – £24,000 pro rata (subject to experience)

·30 days holiday per annum pro rata (including Bank Holidays)

·A contributory pension scheme

·10% discount on all company products, in all stores throughout the UK

·Access to corporate discounts on a range of products and services (including holidays, home and garden products, leisure activities and more)

·Initial training and on-going development from an experienced team member

·Brilliant opportunities for added responsibility within team

·Conveniently located in the South Side of Glasgow, 5 minutes from all City Centre connections

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Contact Name Debbie Ann Kenny
Telephone 01412042054

About Margaret Hodge

Margaret Hodge Recruitment is a recruitment consultancy with over 30 years of experience of both temporary and permanent recruitment in Scotland. Margaret Hodge Recruitment provides the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment, and an Employment Business for temporary work.

Please note that due to the high volume of response to job vacancies, we regret that we are unable to respond to every applicant individually. Only candidates who meet the specified criteria will be considered for this role.

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