New Sourcing / Purchasing Coordinator job in Co.Armagh
Your new company
A well-established manufacturing firm based in Co.Armagh have grown rapidly over the past 40+ years in business, are now moving into global markets and expanding their UK/Ireland business. They are highly recommended to work for based on their excellent brand reputation and dedicated employee base. If you are a keen individual with a background in Purchasing/ Logistics/ Supply Chain or Administration and a willingness to learn, this new permanent opportunity would be a perfect fit.
Your new role
Reporting to the Sourcing Manager on site, you will support the day-to-day operation of the Sourcing department through project management of imported goods using Critical Path Methodology. You will raise purchase orders for all packaging and materials using internal MRP software to monitor the procurement process, booking in goods received whilst liaising daily with external transport companies and global suppliers. Also, the Sourcing Coordinator will work effectively with all departments such as logistics, warehouse, sales, finance etc whilst performing all other functions necessary for the team.
What you'll need to succeed
Your A Levels and (preferred) degree qualification or equivalent, along with advanced skills using MS packages such as Excel, Word and Outlook will lead to success. Also, you will be able to work cooperatively as part of a successful team and communicate with external suppliers on a global scale.
What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join a leading brand with strong reputation both locally and across UK/Europe, who place a high emphasis on employee succession planning as they pride themselves with a very low staff turnover. You will receive first class training to develop your skills with one-to-one management on the procurement/sourcing process and assistance when needed for use of internal MRP/ERP software.
What you need to do now
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