Avron Foods Ltd is seeking a Purchasing Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will support the purchasing manager through maintaining/ growing the current vendor/ supplier profiles.
Job Duties include but are not limited to the following:
- Maintain records of vendors/ suppliers and goods ordered and received.
- Locate vendors of materials, equipment or supplies, and interview them in order to determine product availability and terms of sales.
- Cycle counts
- Prepare and process requisitions and purchase orders for supplies and equipment.
- Resolve vendor or contractor grievances, and claims against suppliers.
- Prepare reports regarding market conditions and merchandise costs.
- Follows up on orders to ensure that materials are shipped and delivered on promised dates.
- May inspect products received for quality and quantity to ensure adherence to specifications