Procurement Coordinator

Location: Chelmsford, Essex Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Sector: Engineering, Defence Type: Permanent
Contact: Ben Abbott Job Published: 9 days ago

Procurement Coordinator needed - Based in Chelmsford, Essex - Permanent Position

£25,000 - £35,000 per annum

Currently I'm recruiting for a Procurement Coordinator to join my client who are a Leading technology company based in Chelmsford. The ideal candidate will have strong procurement experience within an Engineering or Manufacturing organisation.

Key responsibilities for the successful Procurement Coordinator:

  • Placing of Purchase Orders in line with divisional purchasing requirements
  • Coordinating data requirements for a team of Procurement Managers, ensuring efficient responses to internal and external customer information requests. Specific examples include (but are not limited to):
  • Co-ordinating Bill of Material (BOM) costing exercises for input into bid reviews.
  • Gathering Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN) from suppliers for controlled materials
  • Completing Conflict Minerals Reporting Templates (CMRT) for end customers.
  • Supplier management: obtaining RFQ's, attending strategic business reviews and troubleshooting supply constraints impacting production
  • Processing of Purchase Requisitions
  • With support from IT where required, develop business reports and analytical tools in order to improve the availability of strategic Procurement data. This will include (but are not limited to):
  • The analysis and publication of department KPI data
  • The analysis and continuous improvement of supplier scorecard data
  • Support the development of Procurement processes and Work Instructions

Qualifications and technical skills required for the successful Procurement Coordinator:

  • Experience working in a technical manufacturing environment preferred
  • Some knowledge of ERP systems (SAP Purchasing, MM & MRP preferred)
  • Strong supplier engagement skills
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Fluent English (written & verbal)
  • Strong MS Excel skills
  • Personal values: Agility, Integrity, Excellence throughout and Customers first

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