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6 months ago

Ref: BBBH33477

Purchasing Administrator

Kettering, Northamptonshire



Purchasing Administrator, Burton Latimer, Competitive Salary Benefits

Are you looking to kick start a career in Procurement or are you an experienced Administrator looking for a new challenge?

Then this is the role for you!

Our client supplies packaging to the ecommerce industry among others, and offers genuine opportunities to progress your career.

So what will be involved in the role?

The role is a key part of the procurement team, the day-to-day tasks are based around supporting with all administration areas of the procurement function, working closely with the wider team and reporting directly to the Category Manager.

You'll work with internal teams to understand customer needs to ensure a good supply of products and a provide strong customer service.

Building supplier knowledge and developing strong supplier relationships will be an important part of the role, giving the opportunity to demonstrate your negotiation and communication skills to get the most effective value and cost from suppliers.

The business has a generous hybrid working model allowing for 2 days a week working from home.

What are we looking for?

Previous experience in an office setting is essential for this role.

As you'd expect with any admin based role, strong IT skills and sound working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft office program is essential as this will form a large part of your work.

You'll need to be super-organised with a strong attention detail, as well as be an effective communicator - both written and verbal

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