Our client is a leading developer of mission and safety critical equipment in the aerospace and defence industries. They are currently looking to recruit a Purchasing administrator for on a fixed term basis for 6 Months. Your experience working within an purchasing environment can prove a vital asset to my client. About the job: My Client currently require the services of a Purchasing administrator. This role includes: *Working as part of a team to assist with administrative duties on the company's MRP system *You will have direct communication (verbal and written) with suppliers to understand delivery commitments *Assisting in stores with any necessary picking activities of products *Expediting deliveries with suppliers *Sending out and chasing enquiries *Confirming orders with suppliers *Sending out and chasing enquiries *Confirming orders with suppliers *Updating delivery information and communicating to relevant stakeholders *Providing general administrative support including filing, spreadsheet administration and scanning About you: *You will have experience working within a purchasing role *You will be PC literate ideally proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook *You will also be highly numerate and have high attention to detail. Role: Purchasing administrator Location: Cheltenham, South West Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level. This is a Fixed Term Contract position Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.