Job Details
  • Reference401359A_1669369416
  • LocationMoorabbin
  • SalaryAU$25 - AU$30 per hour
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted7 days ago
  • ConsultantKaveri Gunatilake
Purchasing Officer
ASAP Start
Casual ongoing role
$30 per hour plus super
Approximately 25-30 hours work per week
Located in Moorabbin

Our client is a well known global leader in developing and producing responsible packaging for a range of industries including food, beverage, pharmaceutical and other products. We now have the pleasure of being able to assist our client with sourcing a Purchasing Officer for the Moorabbin Site.

Candidates will be responsible for:
  • Purchasing of direct materials and receipting. Ensure they meet quality, time and cost requirements in liaison with key suppliers.
  • Review and implement cost savings (through working capital holdings) for direct materials from multiple sites with common suppliers and materials.
  • Undertake order amendments and cancellations, material substitutions, confirmation of orders, closure of obsolete or filled Purchase orders and supplier pricing data maintenance
  • Communication and Consultation with planning, manufacturing, warehouse, customer service and necessary stakeholders through active participation in related meetings and in the day to day role.
  • Escalate issues to stakeholders and management where necessary. Provide data to support these communications.
  • Inventory management including space management in conjunction with warehouse team
  • Work cross-functionally to develop transition plans for materials where required

  • Microsoft suite of software
  • QAD and SAP experience ideal but not mandatory
  • B2B exposure
  • Purchasing experience
  • Advanced Technical, Problem solving and decision making skills
  • PC and system base knowledge of high standard
  • Presentation, Interpersonal and Communication skills of the highest order

If this position interests you, please apply online ASAP.