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Role: Purchasing Coordinator
Salary: £25,000 + Yearly Bonus Circa £3,000
Location: Sheffield
Type: Permanent


2Fawcett are recruiting for a Purchasing Coordinator, to join an Engineering company located in Sheffield on a Permanent basis. Reporting directly to the Supply Chain Manager.

You will be a dedicated and focused individual with experience in either an engineering or Manufacturing sector to join this fast-paced team. You will keep in regular contact with the suppliers, update on lead times, liaise with internal departments.

The Role & Responsibilities of the Purchasing Coordinator

  • Managing the setup of NPD and EPD and have a good understanding of cost and retail price and work with the supplier to set up products
  • Working with the studio team and suppliers on making sure product labels are created and sent to the supplier in time for launch
  • Managing new supplier set up
  • Maintaining good relationships with all suppliers
  • Liaising closely with suppliers to manage lead times
  • Researching new suppliers and making recommendations to the buyer
  • Keep up to date on what is happening in Vitamins and supplements both online and in the retail world, presenting back findings to the Buyer
  • maintaining accurate master data
  • Supporting the Buyer in the preparation of negotiations and contracts
  • Dealing with ad hoc requests from the Buyer

Requirements of the Purchasing Coordinator

  • Experience in a purchasing role
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Good Communication skills- written and verbal
  • Excellent Attention to detail
  • Proactive personality, highly organised, flexible, and adaptable
  • Ability to multi-task and work quickly against fast turnaround deadlines
  • Previous experience in the retail industry is a plus.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • The ability to work alone as well as part of a team


Working Hours
Monday – Friday

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £25,000.00-£28,000.00 per year

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