Assistant Purchaser - AA Euro Group Ltd.

Assistant Purchaser

  • Permanent
  • Cork
  • Reference Code: 03635

AA Euro Recruitment Group

Euro Executive Recruitment are working with a leading Construction Company based in Cork looking to recruit an Assistant Purchaser on a full time basis. You would be reporting to and assisting the Purchasing Manager in the day to day operations of the purchasing department.  

The position will be office based Monday to Friday full time.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assisting the purchasing manager in the day-to-day sourcing of new materials / hiring misc. plant / tools in line with current company operating procedures
  • Maintain the Approved Supplier List / Internal Plant registers, in conjunction with Purchasing Manager
  • Liaise with site staff and quantity surveyors on material and plant requirements
  • Assist the purchasing manager in setting up enquiries, quotation analysis
  • Checking queried invoices for accuracy against purchase orders
  • Documentation control within the department
  • Assist accounts department in the processing of invoices
  • Develop strong relationships across the company, working collaboratively with sites to ensure on time material deliveries
  • Be flexible to participate in other duties as required by the department


  • Ambitious & enthusiastic
  • Good communication skills written & verbal.  Will be communicating with site personnel, suppliers and relevant internal departments
  • Some knowledge of construction materials
  • Work to maintain good relationships
  • Assist in resolving invoice issues with accounts department
  • Knowledge in Microsoft excel, word and outlook
  • Able to work on own initiative, or as part of a team

For more information please contact Sarah Murphy on 085 860 8026 or send your CV directly to