Are you a passionate Purchasing Assistant looking for your next step in your career? Do you want to work in a challenging, yet rewarding environment for a leading managed service provider?

About You

You are a well organized professional with good time-management skills and the ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines. You are someone who loves interacting with peers as you will be working with internal teams to ensure accurate and timely processing of Purchasing Orders and receipts of direct-to-site deliveries.

You are driven and proactive and someone who goes above and beyond the call of duty to achieve company results. Ideally, you will have strong experience in Microsoft Office, especially Excel (formatting, sorting, formulas, editing, VLOOKUP’s) and are able to work quickly, but accurately.

About the Role

You will be responding to purchase requests through ServiceNow, investigating the best suppliers from the existing database and assisting the Procurement Specialist in dealing with requests from around the Group. You will work with suppliers to track progress of specific orders and make deadlines and expectations clear.

You will coordinate transactions with Project Managers to ensure timelines are understood and deadlines are met and raise Purchase Orders in response to requests raised throughout the organization.

About Us

Glide started life as separate businesses delivering broadband, utilities and communications services to different markets across the UK. For decades, we have been known for delivering exceptional connectivity and original solutions to the best universities and biggest businesses in the country.

We are now proud to stand together as one group that brings together sector expertise and creative spirit to make life simpler, customers happier and businesses more successful.

The Glide Group is growing quickly, expanding out footprint across the UK and into Europe, and building original ways for our customers to connect.