Procurement Coordinator

Chase and Holland
£17k - 20k per year
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a buyer who has at least 12 months purchasing experience? Are you looking for your next challenge? If so, read on.

This Mansfield based company are looking for someone to join their small Purchasing team. This is a full time, permanent position.

Working closely with the Purchasing Manager, you will carry out a variety of tasks including:

Assisting in the purchasing of direct and indirect goods, ensuring that systems are updated accordingly

Negotiating with suppliers and dealing with key stakeholders in the business

Helping to improve company profitability by reducing procurement costs

Looking to source materials and alternative suppliers

Working with existing and new suppliers, driving savings through negotiation while minimising supply-chain risk

Identifying opportunities to consolidate the number of supply chain partners while maintaining product quality and service.

Who should apply?

The role needs someone who has worked within Purchasing/Buying before. You may not have all the skills listed above but what you don't have, you'll be prepared to learn quickly.

As this is a small team, you need to be prepared to muck in and help out with a variety of tasks. You'll be happy speaking to different people internally and externally.

Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance and HR recruitment and comfortably service the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire , Nottinghamshire , Leicestershire , Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces.