Purchasing / Procurement Officer

Location: Brisbane
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Permanent Recruitment
Reference: 722103
Job Published: 16 days ago
  • Great company culture – warm and inclusive
  • We work hard every day to create raving fans!
  • Career stability and progression 
About Us
FIP Group – We are the go-to supplier of people solutions! Operational since 2006, our business model is built around our ability to provide tailor-made workforce solutions for our clients together with customer service that delivers above and beyond.
100% Australian owned, FIP Group are a specialist end-to-end recruitment business.  We have a proven track record having been the preferred supplier of many national brands and smaller operations as their first-choice supplier of staff for over a decade.
About the role
FIP Group are Australia’s largest employer under the Pacific Labour Scheme; we help regional businesses who are struggling with local labour shortages meet production demand.
In this role, you will be responsible for the purchasing/procurement of products and supplies for our head office and PLS employees.  Our PLS employees require accommodation, furniture, white goods, access to a vehicle and mobile phones.
We are looking for a purchasing officer who can secure quality products at competitive prices; plus ensure our requirements arrive on time to the required regional location.
This role offers a high level of job satisfaction – what you are purchasing makes a big difference to our employees arriving in Australia for work – plus we have a great working environment within a collaborative office in Brisbane.
  • Purchasing a defined range of products
  • Planning and raising purchase orders in line with company policy
  • Control of stock items in accordance with inventory targets (phones, etc)
  • Demand planning - working with operations team and finance for forecasting
  • Invoicing and administrative control – price checking
  • PO creation and maintenance – follow up with AP on queries/price checking
  • Management of critical path of orders
  • Credit applications
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
  • Ability to multitask and work to set deadlines effectively
Skills & Experience:
  • A solution-focused approach to business.
  • Previous experience in using ERP systems preferred (but not essential).
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving skills
  • Experience using Excel
  • System implementation a strong advantage
We offer an enjoyable work environment, where you will work with experienced experts in the industry, who are passionate about what they do.
You will receive:
  • Competitive salary package
  • Social corporate events
  • Additional leave day for your birthday
  • Health fund discounts
  • Fortnightly pay
  • Rewards and recognition
  • Training and development
For more information about FIP Group visit our website: www.fipgroup.com.au