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Role: Junior Buyer
Salary: £24,000 – £27,000
Location: Gainsborough
Type: Permanent

2Fawcett are recruiting for a Junior Buyer to join our client based in Gainsborough on a full time, permanent basis. Working within a small team, the Junior Buyer will report directly to the Purchasing Manager and assist with the communications of the Logistics on inbound freight and any query related outbound freight.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting the buyers in resolving domestic and international vendor purchase order discrepancies and back orders
  • Scheduling all freight deliveries into UK warehouses
  • Tracking purchase orders to ensure timely deliveries
  • Production of the daily delivery schedule
  • Working with all parties to determine priority deliveries in the event of a back log
  • Working with the freight providers to resolve delivery queries
  • Purchasing and delivery scheduling of all marketing products
  • Creation of marketing codes, including assigned UPCs
  • Assisting with the general management of outbound freight contracts
  • Purchasing of ad-hoc requests and capital expenditure items
  • Input and cross-checking of standard data
  • Updating the internal database with order details
  • Purchase order data entry
  • General data cleansing and departmental housekeeping/system sweeping duties
  • Providing cover for other team members
  • Any other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Relevant experience within a Purchasing role
  • Experienced user of Excel
  • Strong analytical and computer skills
  • Detail driven
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for quality

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