Excellent opportunity for a Senior Purchasing Coordinator to join a leading international authority in the Digital Transformation and Enterprise IT Solutions space. This is an ideal role for a candidate with previous purchasing / logistics / scheduling experience looking for more responsibility in a fast-paced environment. The role would suit a candidate with CIPS qualification or those willing to attain accreditation. Strong administrative & MS Excel skills required.
Senior Purchasing Coordinator
Wisborough Green – Reachable from Guildford, Horsham, Brighton, Chichester
Up to £30,000
Plus Benefits Package
Full training and support will be given, including support towards the CIPS qualification.
9.00am to 5.30pm / Monday to Friday. (37.5hrs per week).
Start date: ASAP
As a Digital Transformation Partner, we accompany companies into the digital future. Our range of IT solutions includes consulting, implementation, services and the operation of IT systems. Our Customers benefit from our extensive expertise and our innovative portfolio that covers the IT requirements necessary for a successful digital transformation.
Worldwide, we employ over 3,000 employees and have offices in Germany, Austria, Belgium, The UK and The USA.
The Senior Purchasing Coordinator Opportunity:
The Operations Team are responsible for ensuring the ordering and delivery of supplies, materials and equipment within a quality-controlled environment.
We are now recruiting for a Senior Purchasing Coordinator to join our busy team. Reporting to the Head of Purchasing, you will be responsible for validating orders, raising purchase orders, chasing outstanding orders, coordinating delivery and logistics with both internal and external agencies working closely with sales support & internal account managers, production scheduling and other administrative duties. You will also be responsible for mentoring the other Sales & Purchasing Coordinators within the team.
+ Must possess strong administrative skills, preferably gained within a supply chain environment
+ Previous purchasing/logistics and/or scheduling experience
+ Analytical perspective of data
+ Deal with issues in a timely and effective manner
+ Proficient in MS packages including Word, Excel and Outlook with computer skills for browser-based applications
+ Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to engage with both internal and external stakeholders through a variety of different mediums, with the ability to articulate solutions clearly and methodically
+ The ability to maintain and build relationships both internally (with colleagues in other departments) and externally (with suppliers)
+ The ability to work calmly and methodically under pressure
+ Excellent organisational, prioritisation and time management skills
+ Ability to self-motivate and manage own workload
+ Accuracy and attention to detail
+ Proactive in approach with a flexible attitude
+ Team player – understands the importance of collaborative working
+ Educated to A Level standard (or equivalent). CIPS qualified preferred but not required.
+ Access to own transport is essential due to our location.
Benefits & Perks:
Includes: life assurance, healthcare cash plan, employee assistance programme, on-line discounts & savings platform, free parking, spot bonus scheme, recruitment bounty scheme, free fruit Monday, dress down Friday, fundraising, sports & social club, health and wellbeing programme.
Join us at the forefront:
Put your talent to the test. Make leaps in your field. We offer a creative, collaborative place, delivering transformative results with remarkable technology for remarkable clients daily. Working here is challenging, rewarding and exciting. We welcome adaptable, enterprising professionals and invest heavily in their development.
Your Experience / Background / Previous Roles May Include:
Procurement, Purchasing, Buying, Supply Chain, Logistics
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If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.