Procurement Administrator

  • Location
    Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
  • Salary
    £10.78/Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
  • External Reference
    JN-062022-258399
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Procurement & Supply Chain

Adecco Wellingborough is currently recruiting for the below procurement role based in Park Farm Industrial Estate, Wellingborough.



Procurement Specialist-



Salary: 21-23k per annum (DOE)


Temp to Perm Role


Hours: Monday- Thursday 8:30am-5pm / Friday 8:30am-4pm - 37.5 hours


Starting as soon as Wednesday after interviewing tomorrow (15/06)


Based in Park Farm



Key Responsibilities:



  • Ensuring each purchase is looked at commercially and procured correctly for cost and quality.

  • Chasing suppliers to ensure that the materials are received, monitoring and organising the replacement materials for any rejected items

  • General administration duties

  • Rejects and organises the supply of replacement materials and return of rejected materials

  • All employees may on occasions be reasonably requested to undertake assignments that may fall outside of their normal working hours.

  • Ensure price files are kept up to date

  • Run daily stock reports

  • Deal with office consumables orders

  • Document Control

  • Order office consumables

  • Create part numbers on Sage

  • Assist with other tasks within the purchasing department when required


Skills Required:



  • Qualification in Business or Administration is desirable

  • Previous experience in buying environment

  • PC literate with experience of using MS Office (Office, SAGE, MRP, CRM)

  • Excellent communication skills and a clear telephone manner are essential

  • Team player and willing to assist colleagues when required

  • Possess good organisational skills and have the ability to prioritise effectively

  • Excellent negotiating skills

  • Being self motivated, proactive and dynamic

  • Be an analytical thinker

  • Be able to risk manage effectively

  • Be flexible to meet demands of the role


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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