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CMD Recruitment

Purchasing Administrator

Devizes, Wiltshire

Full-time, permanent (Maternity Cover)

Salary DOE

Our prestigious client is currently recruiting for a Purchasing Administrator to join their hardworking and growing team in Devizes on a full-time permanent basis. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with an understanding of purchasing/procurement processes to join them at an exciting time.

You will be providing a first class service, managing and completing all international import processes and procedures to ensure shipments arrive seamlessly while making certain to always remain compliant.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Obtaining, processing, and creating documents and processes for imports
  • Liaising with the shipping agent and monitoring shipments
  • Maintaining product master data including commodity codes and tariff rates
  • Monitoring and maintaining stock levels
  • Placing orders with manufacturers, as well as monitoring delivery schedules
  • Communicate any changes to the appropriate stakeholders including hauliers and couriers

Person specification:

  • An understanding of import and export licenses
  • Knowledge of customs requirements and processes a bonus
  • Experience in procurement/supply chain would be beneficial but not essential
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Outstanding attention to detail and accuracy
  • Good analytical ability
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Able to work to deadlines and perform under pressure
  • Able to work both independently as well as in a team

Hours of work will be Monday to Friday 40 hours per week.

If you feel you are the right candidate for this Accounts payable role, then please don’t hesitate to apply today!


    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Devizes
    • Date posted:
    • Salary: £20000 - £25000