Trainee Purchasing Administrator

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1282118342-2
  • Date Posted: 31 March 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Bridgewater Resources UK
  • Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £27,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Transport & Logistics, Health and Safety, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

A growing DIY, home and garden business are looking for a reliable and positive Trainee Purchasing Administrator to join their new flagship trading location in Aylesbury. The business you'll be joining offers stable career prospects, good professional development opportunities and excellent rewards.Role ResponsibilitiesAs a Trainee Purchasing Administrator, your responsibilities will include:

  • Learning about all aspects of warehouse operation and management.
  • Maintaining records of purchasing systems and tracking inventory levels.
  • Booking in stock inbound from suppliers.
  • Purchasing stock and meeting with suppliers.
  • Liaising with the sales office and buying teams regarding promotions.
  • Undertaking various administrative tasks (including health and safety).
  • Contributing to the smooth functioning of the office environment and supporting colleagues in day-to-day operations.

RewardsThe package for this Trainee Purchasing Administrator role includes:

  • A starting salary of £27,000
  • Your share of the company's profits in the form of a lucrative uncapped bonus
  • Opportunities for further training and advancement, including off-site learning
  • Pension scheme
  • Working hours are Monday-Friday, 8am - 5pm (1 hour lunch break)

RequirementsTo be successful in this role, you should:

  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Be punctual and reliable
  • Show a keen eye for detail, ensuring accuracy and precision in all tasks
  • Approach challenges with a positive mindset, actively seeking solutions, and contributing to a collaborative work environment
  • Want to learn and develop professionally
  • Have GCSEs in Maths and English (grade D/3 or above)

Think you've got what it takes? Don't miss out - apply today to find out more!