01224 211211

Purchasing Associate - Aberdeen

ref: EW29852

We are working with our client to source a Purchasing Associate on a permanent basis.


  • Summary Places and authorizes purchase orders within assigned limits.
  • Expedites orders, tracks deliveries, resolves shipping errors, and maintains accurate records following established guidelines.
  • Detailed Description Creates purchase orders based on purchasing procedures and decisions made using purchasing system.
  • Follows up with suppliers regarding order status and delivery, and communicates delivery information to impacted departments.
  • Expedites product delivery with suppliers to ensure customer commitments are met.
  • Maintains inventory availability while minimizing working capital investment.
  • Maintains accurate purchasing, pricing and cost data on applicable systems.
  • Ensures electronic data interchange, automated stock replenishment, and faxed orders reach supplier.
  • Reviews supplier shipping error notices and takes appropriate action.
  • Complies with policies, procedures, internal audit and Sarbanes-Oxley controls, and quality control processes.
  • Supports ISO standards and procedures for document control, purchasing, process control, corrective and preventative action, and control of quality records.

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Tracey Oliphant

Tracey Oliphant

Tracey is the latest edition to AAA, she brings with her over 6 years of experience within recruitment across various industries. Her expertise lie in resourcing candidates across all disciplines from storeman to HR directors. Tracey prides herself on her ability to fill challenging positons within short timeframes to fit in with her clients schedules.

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