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Trainee / Graduate Procurement Coordinator

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 23 days ago

Trainee / Graduate Procurement Coordinator

Engineering, Manufacturing

Permanent, Birmingham

Atttractive salary + bonus + benefits

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual to be responsible for purchasing and developing our Client’s Global Engineering supply base. Basic levels of accountancy or purchasing experience is desired however, training can be provided for the right candidate who is IT savvy and who has exposure to various IT systems.

Working for this global manufacturing business you will develop to be the direct link with Design Engineering for a number of aspects of administration and will also be the key link to prototype Suppliers.

What you will Receive:

  • The opportunity to work for a successful global manufacturer who are world leaders in their field
  • Initial in-depth support and training to be accomplished in this position.
  • Development opportunities throughout your career.

Key tasks:

  • Procuring materials and driving improvements through the Engineering Prototype supply chain.
  • Estimating quotes/lead times for prototypes, fixtures, tooling, etc.
  • Ensure all prototype builds meet customer delivery expectations and the Suppliers fulfil Terms & Conditions.
  • Link between Design Engineering and Prototype Suppliers
  • Global ERP Link for the likes of production released BOM’s, drawings, specifications, modifications, etc.
  • Interface with Production Purchasing Departments to make sure Engineering are utilising production intent suppliers as soon as it is possible for validation, etc.
  • Carry out Prototype Supplier Audits and Benchmarking Activities

The person:

To fulfil this role you will need to be someone who strives to meet timing deadlines and would be capable of fulfilling Engineering KPI’s.

Accountancy/purchasing experience within high quality, competitively priced components is desirable but not essential.

Enthusiastic, dynamic, keen to learn and be able to help shape new processes. Excellent communicator.

IT computer literate with exposure in working across numerous IT Systems. Knowledge of any ERP/MRP system would be useful.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.