• Full Time
  • Bury BL9
  • £22,000-£24,000 USD / Year
  • Salary: £22,000-£24,000

Monday to Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm
£22k – £24K based on experience

Job Description

We are looking for a Purchasing Assistant to join our Purchasing & Supply Chain Team who are responsible for sourcing equipment, parts and goods globally in support of the Business.

Your role will involve:

  • Regular engagement with suppliers
  • liaising with other departments to provide upto date information on lead times
  • Placing Purchase Orders to get the Best Value For Money (BVFM)

Company Information

Who are we?

Millers Vanguard are proud to have been supporting all the UK’s Supermarket chains for over 40 years, in brief, we are the people in the background ensuring that supermarkets keep the Nation fed! Maintaining a wide and varied range of assets from food production equipment through to loading bay lifts.

Our service are as follows: –

  • Nationwide reactive maintenance
  • Hygienic Deep cleaning & Planned maintenance services
  • Refurbishment, logistics and installation of equipment

We do all of this with the firm foundations of being owned by the global Ali Group, whose turnover is in excess of £4 billion p.a.

Our people

Despite being a large operation here at Millers Vanguard we still firmly believe in running the business like we have done for the last 40 years, by valuing our biggest asset we have YOU…the employee.

Our team of over 500 employees have the advantage of working in state-of-the-art working environments: –

  • New (2021) Technical response centre
  • Award Winning research, Innovation, and recycling facility
  • Industry leading Mercedes Benz fleet

We believe in providing you with the very best environment and tools to do the job.

Our ideal candidate:

The ideal candidate needs to be enthusiastic with good attention to detail and a willingness to learn new skills. Any previous Purchasing experience would be advantageous but full training and support will be provided.

Why join us?

  • Job Specific Uniform & tooling for all roles
  • Company wide fun days and charity events
  • Company Pension
  • Incremental holiday allowance (up to 32 days per year)
  • Regular staff ‘treats’ for employees and their families.
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