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Purchasing Coordinator

Frome, Somerset
£28,000 to £32,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Purchasing Coordinator. Frome £28-32,000.Monday-Friday 8.(phone number removed) days paid leave. Company contributed pension. Long service recognition. Life insurance 4 x salary. Sick pay scheme. Free eye tests and contributions to lenses. A global market leader in the food and drink industry is adding to their finance and administration team. Based at their state of the art manufacturing facility in the South West, the purchasing co-ordinator will report directly to the finance and administration director. The purchasing Coordinator is instrumental in the streamlining and improving purchasing and supply activities and therefore the role is a varied one. Maintaining and updating the central supplier contact database Manage all supplier and contractor reviews, and maximise the negotiation opportunities Risk assess potential suppliers to mitigate a failure to supply risk Maintain the purchasing master file to provide accurate current pricing structures UK first point of contact for purchasing and stock control enquiries Attend project meetings and progress chase required supplies for launch deadlines Responsible for overseeing the customs declarations submissions to HMRC The ideal candidate for this role should be able to demonstrate a background in purchasing and finance. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are also prerequisite to succeed in this role. The company would also like you to have a background in FMCG, ideally within a 24/7 environment. It goes without saying the successful candidate will have an astute understanding of business and financial environments. You will be joining a global market leader who has a turnover in excess of 1.7 billion. The company place a high value on their employees and as such strive to support and empower at every stage in their development. This has secured them a place in the top 150 companies to join list. The benefits are extensive and include 33 day paid annual leave Company pension with 6% contributed Company sick pay scheme Long service recognition Free eye tests and contribution to lenses Travail Employment Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy
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  • Job Reference: 705690117-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Travail Employment Group
    Travail Employment Group
  • Location: Frome, Somerset
  • Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 33 days paid leave. Sick pay scheme
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent