South Manchester based PLC is recruiting 2 experienced Purchasing Contract Coordinators one permanent and one 18 month fixed term contract.
The role will be responsible for compiling data from suppliers and purchasing systems and creating tender documents for contracts; analysis of bids after the close dates and analysis of spend following award.
Extract/evaluate tender usage data
Negotiate specified contracts under the direction of the Purchasing Manager.
Produce documents to update the purchasing system
Analyse and examine terms and conditions of contracts
Applicants should have:
Sound contracts, purchasing and/or invoice experience
Preferably some knowledge of terms and conditions of contract
Solid planning and organisation abilities
Excellent Excel/Access skills
The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
Strong communication skills with the aptitude to develop as a negotiator
The ability to work in a small, close-knit team
This is an excellent opportunity to join a well respected blue chip business.