Purchasing Officer

Chandler Macleod

Brisbane City, QLD

Posted 1/15/2020

A great permanent opportunity for a purchasing officer to join this family-owned supplier to the food service industry. A permanent opportunity for a Purchasing Officer has come up with this Richlands based organisation. This is a great company to work for with a healthy work-life balance, an open-door policy and friendly colleagues. In this role you work alongside the Purchasing Manager and will be responsible for day-to-day purchasing of products that service the food industry. Suppliers are based locally and overseas. The salary on offer is $60-70k + super. The role In this role you will assist the Purchasing Manager with all procurement needs for the business. This is a hands-on role and we are ultimately looking for someone that can step into a 2IC role in the absence of the Purchasing Manager. Your duties will include:

  • Liaising with sales reps, suppliers and other stakeholders
  • Day-to-day local and international purchasing
  • Sourcing products and negotiating best prices from preferred suppliers
  • Evaluation of supplier offers
  • Coordinating with warehouse staff to ensure smooth operational implementation
  • Experience in a similar role with a large and diverse product catalogue
  • Experience within a high volume purchasing environment
  • Experience purchasing and negotiating from both local and overseas markets
  • Impeccable communication skills
  • Sound computer skills and experience with purchasing systems
A competitive salary, Richlands location and on site parking is on offer. As is the opportunity to forge a long term career with a proud family-owned business. If you are interested in this role, please send an updated profile to Craig Moffat at Chandler Macleod using the 'Apply' function.

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