Purchasing Controller

Purchasing Controller


A highly successful manufacturing company who are expanding further are currently seeking a Purchasing Controller to support the Purchasing Manager in the department activities.


The Role:                                                                   

  • Conducting stocktakes in all department areas
  • Liaising with suppliers and negotiating prices for materials
  • Expediting of deliveries
  • Ensuring quality of raw materials received
  • Purchase order administration
  • Ensuring that purchases meet requirements
  • Communicating with suppliers and internal departments



  • Experience within a similar hands-on purchasing / stock control position
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience of using a forklift


Additional information:

  • A competitive salary
  • The support of a strong team who work closely together
  • Pension, free parking and paid holidays
  • Opportunities for progression

If you're interested in this position, we suggest you apply immediately as the company will be shortlisting for interview quickly. If you'd like further information give us a call.

This position may also be of interest to a Warehouse Controller, Purchasing Controller, Logistics Controller, Warehouse Supervisor

Commutable from Merthyr Tydfil, Ebbw Vale, Blackwood, Pontypridd, Abergavenny


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