Job Title; Purchasing Coordinator

Salary; £24,000 – £27,000 per annum, depending on experience

Shift Pattern; 8:30am – 17:30pm, Monday to Friday

Location; Oakham, Rutland

Our client, a fast growing manufacturer based in Oakham, is seeking an experienced Purchasing Coordinator to join their team! The role consists of operating SAP systems, sourcing new suppliers and ordering necessary items for production and company. 

If you are a Purchasing Coordinator seeking a new challenge as part of a growing company then please apply!

The Purchasing Coordinator Role;

  • Source new suppliers 
  • Raising Purchase Orders and registering received goods/items onto SAP
  • Sourcing new suppliers if suitable for raw materials and consumables
  • Updating and maintaining purchase records and supplier price lists – including benchmarks
  • Having an awareness of current demand and scheduling Purchase Orders accordingly
  • Assisting colleagues and Purchasing Manager as and when required
  • Purchasing administration duties

The Purchasing Coordinator Candidate;

  • Previous experience within a Purchasing/Buyer role
  • Strong knowledge of SAP systems and Microsoft Office programs
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to operate within a fast paced, time pressured environment when necessary
  • Ability to adhere to Purchasing and Procurement procedures
  • Proactive, motivated and ambitious approach to working

The Purchasing Coordinator Benefits; 

  • Annual Profit Scheme bonus
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free car parking
  • Pension scheme
  • 20 days holiday + public holidays, this will increase with level of service

If you are interested in the Purchasing Coordinator opportunity please apply directly through this website or call Jacob Thomas Associates and ask for Courtney. 

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