For The Sharper Carper...

We're Hiring

Are you a motivated, hard-working individual who wants to work in the carp fishing trade? As Solar Tackle continues to expand, we are looking for a professional to join our purchasing department.

The successful candidate will need to be computer literate, pro-active, organised and a team player. Previous experience of purchasing is a bonus, but not essential (full job details below).

This is a full-time role based in Dartford, Kent in the UK.

Please forward a covering letter and a copy of your CV to

Job description

Hours of work Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm, Friday 8am-4pm


Key responsibilities include but are not limited to

Purchasing - dealing with suppliers, obtaining quotations and negotiating best prices, following through orders with suppliers from PO to delivery, insuring the warehouse and sales are all updated with progress, resolving issues with orders and arranging returns for damaged stock. 

Managing the shared calendar to include estimated delivery dates of components.

You will also be required to issue production orders to the warehouse staff on a daily basis to reduce shortages.

General office tasks 

In time learning other roles within the office team therefore being able to provide holiday and sickness cover and additional support when required. 

Essential Skills and Requirements

Excellent administrative skills, communication and attention to detail 
First class IT - extensive knowledge of all Microsoft packages with an advanced level in excel. Training for our internal system will be provided, including SAP
Ability to work on own with ability to work with a team when required 
Confidence to work across all levels of the business 
Minimum one year's experience in administration/purchasing role preferred. 
The Purchasing Administrator must be available to work additional hours should it be required 
Work well under pressure and to deadlines 
Experience in prioritising conflicting workloads 
Take responsibility - for tasks and responsibilities where as an individual or as part of the team 
Good financial awareness & Excellent data entry skills 

Examples of specific tasks undertaken within this role (this list is not complete and should be used as examples for this job description).

Salary GBP 18000 - 20000 Annual salary
Career level required Experienced (Non-Manager)
Experience required  
Education required A level / higher or equivalent
Job type Permanent
Job status Full Time

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