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Purchasing Administrator

Salary: £20,000 - £24,000Start date: ASAPLocation: DaventryContract type: Permanent

Job description

Cordius is partnering with a fast-growing, innovative company that provides bespoke design, advanced engineering, and manufacturing solutions to clients in the automotive, marine, aerospace, and medical sectors.

We are currently seeking a Purchasing Administrator for our Daventry based Client This is an exciting opportunity to join a skilled and dynamic team. This role is to support the Operations Team in the day-to-day management of the Manufacturing & Purchasing Departments for our client.

Salary: £20,000 - £24,000
Working Hours: 08:30 – 17:00, Monday to Friday.


• Computer literacy is a must.
• Knowledge of Access Supply Chain (not essential).
• Understanding of Purchasing MRP systems, Manufacturing environments, and related processes.
• Confidentiality in all matters.
• Professional approach and strong interpersonal skills.
• Outstanding planning, organisational, and time management skills.
• Strong team player with multitasking abilities.
• Positive, flexible, can-do attitude.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

• Assist in expediting purchase orders to ensure suppliers deliver on agreed dates and in line with build programs, communicating any changes in delivery dates to relevant departments.
• Assist in expediting internal works orders to ensure departments meet agreed dates and align with build programs and customer requirements, communicating any changes in delivery dates to relevant departments.
• Generate and maintain expediting reports and spreadsheets, updating Business System software promptly.
• Process daily ad-hoc Purchase Requisitions, including raising Purchase Orders.
• Ensure adherence to all relevant ISO9001 procedures.
• Actively contribute to achieving departmental objectives, such as year-on-year cost reduction targets, supplier reduction, and improved stock levels.
• Perform any other reasonable duties as required by management from time to time.

If you believe you are a suitable candidate for this position, please apply directly to this advertisement or contact Daniel at Cordius Ltd. We also have similar vacancies across the region, so if this role does not precisely match your needs, please call us to discuss other local opportunities.

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