Purchasing Supervisor, Ripley

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 17:30pm

To be discussed upon application

Derbyshire, Ripley

Full Time, Permanent

Commercial, Labourer, Logistics & Warehousing, Quality Checking

Do you have strong experience in purchasing within a warehouse/production environment? Are you looking to progress within your career or for your next step up? Do you have some supervisory experience?


If you answered YES – we have an exciting and rare PERMANENT opportunity available immediately.


We are looking for an experienced purchasing supervisor to join a specialist distributor in Ripley.

This position is partly to assist in the purchasing of our orders with our far eastern and UK suppliers and ensuring that promised delivery dates are adhered too.

You will also need to ensure the continued control of our stock between 2 warehouses to ensure that delivery dates are able to be met to our large customer base across the UK & EU.



  • To be discussed upon application


Working hours:

  • Monday – Friday 9:00am – 17:30pm
  • Additional hours may need to be worked dependent on the business’ needs


You will be working closely with the Managing Director regarding purchasing, your duties will also include:

  • Locating misplaced stock
  • Control of Movements between 2 warehouses
  • Physically Checking & Moving Pallets/Boxes in the Warehouse
  • Stock Transfers for specific customers
  • Maintain excel spreadsheets containing Stock Data
  • Maintain customers stock for forward orders
  • Stock Adjustments where necessary


Skillset and experience required:

  • Strong PC skills
  • Ability to manage change
  • Supervisory experience
  • Excellent organisation
  • At least 2 years’ experience within a similar role.



  • Opportunities to progress within the business
  • Immediate start available
  • Onsite parking
  • Competitive salary


To apply please either:

  • Call Paula on 01773 513310 between the hours of 8am – 5pm Mon-Fri
  • Email your CV to ripley@essentialrecruitment.co.uk
  • Register for a call back from a consultant here
  • Use the Quick Apply form on our website
  • Click the apply button if you’re viewing this vacancy on Indeed


This position is being advertised by Essential Recruitment (an employment business)

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