Build Purchasing Assistant (Ref REQ-036)

Closing Date: 13/11/2019 23:59:59

Job Description

A vacancy has arisen for Programme Purchasing Support reporting to the Purchasing Manager.

The successful candidate’s primary responsibility is to provide a manufacturing / delivery status for the external supply chain during the new car build programme.

Key Accountabilities / Duties include:

  • Daily status reporting of parts to give clear indication of availability
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders and subsequently prioritising / expediting components required from the external supply chain
  • Assist in confirming transport requirements for the delivery of car components
  • Expediting of overdue Purchase Orders within our supply chain
  • Creation of Purchase Orders as required to support the team
  • Export of cad data to support buyers during car build

Candidate Profile:

  • Strong Organisation skills
  • Confident communicator
  • Resilient and comfortable working to short lead times
  • Confident with business systems i.e. SAP
  • Competent with Microsoft Office

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with appropriate supportive team behaviours, and ability to work with minimal supervision to tight deadlines in a high performance environment.


We demand the best from our people. So it’s only right we reward them with the best benefits. That’s why we offer a competitive package, including: life assurance, private medical cover, 25 days holiday, on-site gym, and subsidised restaurant facilities.