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Junior Purchasing Administrator

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    Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £15 - 20 per hour

  • Contact:

    Alice Lee

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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£20 per hour (umbrella company basis)

Peterborough – 12 Month Contract

Are you a dynamic, energetic self-starter with experience in a purchasing environment? Do you have an Analytical Mind with great Interpersonal Skills? Do you have a desire to work for a global organisation and really kick start your career?

Our client, a leading international manufacturer with sites worldwide; have made available a 12-month contract within their research and development base for diesel engines at Peterborough.

What will you do?

  • Analytical tasks such as calculations on spreadsheets.
  • Chasing suppliers for responses
  • Chasing internal colleagues for responses.
  • Requesting and actioning quotes
  • General administrative and analytical support
  • Working closely with global teams in the US, China and UK.

What are we looking for?

  • Microsoft office is desired.
  • Beneficial to know Power BI. Training will be provided if not.
  • Project management skills useful.
  • Existing experience in working within a purchasing environment highly advantageous
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Commercial background
  • A team player

For further information please contact Alice on 01275 867400

This advert represents a summary of the full role description. The role is being made available by the end client on a contract/interim basis. The rate advertised is the rate paid by the agency to an Umbrella Employer.

To apply, please submit a copy of your up-to-date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Applicants must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted immediately.