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  • Job reference: RMS0181324

Purchasing Procurement Coordinator

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 19/06/2017
  • Duration: 42 weeks
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The Role:
The position requires a person with excellent communication and problem solving skills to work with the Purchase Teams and Suppliers. They will also need to be able to progress a number of tasks through the organisation such as chasing in and ensuring Purchase orders are raised in a timely manner.

Key responsibilities:

- Chasing, reviewing, and processing responses to questionnaires,
- Interpreting and validating the data to identify any inconsistencies
- Working with stakeholders to resolve problems
- Communicating effectively with internal and external customers

Key Skills Required:

1) Excellent MS Excel, Project and PowerPoint Skills
2) Good communication skills (face to face, telephone manner)
3) Tenacious, good problem-solving skills

Experience Required:

Buying experience would be beneficial but is not essential. A number of Buyers and suppliers will be making requests so you will need to be confident, have good communication skills, be methodical and be able to prioritise workflow. An aptitude to working in a changing and challenging environment. Able to manage and execute projects on time. An individual who is tenacious, results driven with the ability to deliver operational plans in a highly demanding environment. An individual with the ability to prioritise their work load and work pro-actively to solve problems. Purchasing experience: desirable

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.