Retail & Consumer Products

Purchasing Coordinator

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Excellent salary and benefits package + annual and quarterly company bonus. Advanced annual leave package including Christmas shutdown. Superb company pension and contribution scheme.

TLP are delighted to be working with a market leading international manufacturing company based in Ipswich, IP3. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a 2021 Platinum accredited ‘Investors In People’ forward thinking company in their search for an experienced Sales Office Purchasing Co Ordinator on a full time, permanent basis.

Our client places a heavy focus on the individual and their career development, looking after you every step of the way, from an in-depth initial onboarding process with tailored induction and training, to departmental training plans and structured one-to-one personal development and annual training schedule to effectively support you throughout your career.

About the role;

Customer focus is critical, along with well-developed communication skills and the ability to maintain effective role management, organisation, attention to detail and problem-solving experience and skill-set. You will need to be comfortable working within a fast paced, busy, time pressured environment with ever changing demands and tight deadlines. The emphasis of this interesting role will be to process sales and purchase orders, liaising effectively with customers, suppliers and transport companies alike. You will be responsible for the preparation of quotations, raising invoices, processing both sales and purchase orders and the inputting of various data. To add to the extensive variety of this role, you will also control and monitor stock levels, schedule and organise deliveries and carry out general administrative tasks as required.

Skills and Experience;


Experience within a similar role
Experienced order processor
Excellent administrative and customer service skills and experience
Knowledge of transport and logistics coordination
Accuracy and attention to detail
Able to problem solve and deliver effective solutions
Ability to remain calm, focused and flexible whilst working to tight deadlines
Advanced level of computer literacy, incl. Excel, Word, Access
Exceptional communication skills, written and verbal
If this sounds like the rewarding career you would like to secure and build upon, please apply by submitting an up to date CV and covering letter.

Our client is keen to speak to suitable candidates ASAP, so if you have the relevant skills and experience as outlined above, please apply now!