Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Thetford


Main Duties

* Responsible for planning and negotiation cost saving initiatives including process improvement
* Ensure Supplier On-Time Delivery and Quality Performance Targets are achieved
* Development of the Supplier Base
* Ensure Inventory Stock Turn targets are maintained
* Entry of Purchase Orders into Mainframe system
* Maintenance of Purchasing and Item Master Data Base
* Supplier Monthly reporting
* Resolving problems as and when required with suppliers
* Give support to the manufacturing team

Essential Skills:

* Previous experience within similar role, preferably within the Supply Markets for Engineering Materials
* Experience of sourcing from low cost countries
* Highly computer literate with good level of Numeric and Literacy
* Ability to extract data and manipulate to show usage requirements
* To be proficient in the use of Windows, Microsoft Office and Excel
* Vendor Assessment site visits
* Proven experience negotiating costs successfully as well as monitoring supplier performance

This is a great opportunity to join a company that are offering a competitive salary and a good level of training to the right candidate.

If you would like to apply for this role, email your current up to date CV to with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role, Ensure that your CV includes examples of the above as applicable

  • excel
  • orders
  • windows