Procurement Assistant

West Midlands
04 Mar 2019
01 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Procurement / Commercial Assistant to join our Client, a unique and ever-expanding leader in the supply of quality Fresh Fruit to Retail customers in the UK. This exciting new role will become part of an established and successful team.

This Procurement / Commercial Assistant role will report to and work alongside the Procurement Director and Procurement Manager to provide support across the procurement function, with a key focus on product ordering, product quality, shipment agendas and associated paperwork. This position will be integral to the team and will assist in managing the communication with suppliers effectively.


Exposure to the Fresh Produce sector in either a QC / Quality or Production role

Experience within a product focused role, with an understanding of requirements within the Food or Fresh Produce sector

High level of professionalism and a confident approach, with the ability to communicate at all levels

Competent IT user

Ability to work under pressure

This role requires an organised and pro-active individual, who is confident in a fast paced and demanding environment, meeting deadlines and tight timescales.  We are happy to consider a Graduate who has gained work experience in a Quality Control or Quality Assurance focused Food business and now keen to transfer their skills into an office environment.

Salary; £20-23k DOE

Hours; Monday to Friday, 1 in 4 weekend cover which can be done from home.

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Administration /  Procurement Assistant / Commercial Assistant on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV to for consideration.

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