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Purchasing Coordinator

Published 02 January 2024
£23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Starts: 2nd January 2024

Job Description

Kicking off the new year and looking for a new role in Procurement?

Macildowie are currently recruiting for a Purchasing Coordinator working for a small organisation based in Enderby.

The Purchasing Coordinator has a responsibility to provide support to the procurement team. The role involves submitting purchase orders, updating records, responding to order issues and liaising with suppliers, with the intent of goods arriving to a schedule deadline, while you take ownership and responsibility for select accounts.

The role compromises of working as part of a team and as an individual. Offering support to the company, as well as support to colleagues, reporting to the Purchasing Manager.

This is a full time permanent position which is fully office based and looking to offer between £23,000-£25,000 depending on experience.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Forecast and maintain stock levels to meet current and future demand.
  • Develop strong relationships with key suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers.
  • Support Purchasing manager in all key areas
  • Prepare and send purchase orders
  • Follow up and review product deliveries, with issued purchase order/sales orders, and resolve any discrepancies

Ideal Candidate:

  • Passionate about driving procurement efficiencies
  • A person with a hard-working ethos who is disciplined to get the work done, and reliable
  • An open personality that can fit with the company's culture of integrity and respect for colleagues.
  • Good communication skills
  • Energetic, upbeat professional who is comfortable working in a dynamic, fast paced, competitive environment
  • Ability to work on own initiative, as well as part of a team, good teamwork is important when working to tight schedules
  • Computer literate
  • Attention to detail essential
  • Strong and confident phone manner
  • Meticulous attention to detail

If this sounds of interest to you, then please apply with your latest CV!

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