TEMPORARY - Purchasing Administrator

Elevation Recruitment Group
20000.00 - 22000.00 GBP Annual
23 May 2019
31 May 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Elevation Recruitment Group are currently working with a Manufacturing business who are looking to bring in a Purchasing Administrator on a interim basis.

This is a 3 Month Fix Term Contract and the successful candidate will need to be immediately available.

Key Accountabilities:
-To be responsible for minor non-strategic purchasing projects which include defining the project scope, agreeing project plans with stakeholders, delivering and implementing.
-To conduct price negotiations, benchmarking exercises and tenders in line with departmental and business procedures.
-To ensure contracts and price file data are in place and maintained and all commercially sensitive information is correctly retained.
-To support the Purchasing team on regular supplier reviews to ensure that they are operating to agreed service level expectations, including addressing any supplier performance issues.
-To support the Purchasing team on developing and delivering sourcing strategies.
-To build effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders, and to provide best practice purchasing skills to non-purchasing staff to encourage professional purchasing throughout the business.
-To administer and maintain the vendor approval systems, supplier catalogues and accreditation checks, contracts log, market data tracking, equipment registers, and other associated documents.
-To carry out any other tasks as may be deemed necessary that will contribute to the efficiency of the purchasing department.

Elevation Business Support is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talented Administrators to Senior Office Managers throughout Yorkshire and surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.

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