Purchasing Coordinator

07 Aug 2018
04 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Job Role: Purchasing Coordinator
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Defence
Location: Staffordshire
Salary Expectations: Negotiable


Our client is a global business who supply sophisticated technological solutions worldwide to a range of international customers. With a proven record of delivering solutions to a highly demanding customer base, candidates have the opportunity to work for a world leading organisation.


The Purchasing Coordinator shall work within the Supply Chain Team reporting to the Supply Chain Team Leader. This role will involve the coordination, planning and scheduling of all projects and products, including raw material, sub-assemblies and finished goods.


-Support the Project/Programme Manager by successfully managing assigned tasks/projects including the total management of small or non-technical projects meeting agreed time, cost, quality and any other specific objectives.
-Problem solving and negotiating priorities through manufacturing, through attendance at production planning meetings and regular reviews.
-Preparation and maintenance of project reports (i.e. cost to complete. Project plan, sales etc.) maximising use of all available project management tools.
-Liaise with Engineering, Projects and Production regarding priorities & updates.
-Plan, date, maintain and monitor project activities and shop orders to give priorities for material requirements.
-Ensure correct loading of engineering structures to create accurate manufacturing standards bills of material.
-To plan picking/kitting activities for current and future production build working within stores and production resource limits.
-To progress and investigate any shop order shortages.

Experience and Qualifications

-Engineering, Manufacturing or Project Management qualification
-Experience of working with complex engineering products
-Excellent Communications skills

For more information regarding this role please call Mark Davis on (Apply online only) or to make an application send a CV .

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Buyers, Purchasing Officers, Commercial Officers, Senior Buyers, Commodity Manager, Procurement Officer and Purchasing Managers

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy