Careers - Procurement Coordinator

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Vacancy: Procurement Coordinator 

Role:                F/T permanent 

Hours: 37.5 per week – Monday to Friday – 9am to 5pm 

Salary: £ 23,000k PA 


Summary of role:  

An exciting opportunity has arisen for chemistry graduate to join our Purchasing team in an entry level Procurement Coordinator role. Our team of Procurement Coordinators are responsible for all day to day purchasing within the company, dealing with a global supply chain, to ensure that all products procured are off the highest quality and delivered in a cost effective and timely manner. 

Core Responsibilities   

  • Manage and maintain stock levels to meet customer demands. 
  • Generate and process purchase orders. 
  • Ensure suppliers follow delivery schedules and product requirements. 
  • Procure required goods and materials in a cost-effective manner. 
  • Build and develop relationships with current and new suppliers within our supply chain. 
  • Evaluate supplier performance and report to management. 
  • Work closely with associated teams to identify and source new products. 

The successful candidate will have: 

  • Chemistry or Life Science degree. 
  • IT skills – Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office; Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint. 
  • Problem solving ability. 
  • Strong attention to detail. 
  • Excellent team working and relationship building skills. 
  • Organised, self-motivated, with an ability to multi-task. 
  • A systematic and conscientious approach to work. 
  • Good communication and time management skills. 

Package offered: 

  • Bonus- Company/ individual performance related, paid twice a year. 
  • Training & personal development 
  • Pension- Group personal pension (company contribution of 7.5%, employees 5%). 
  • Holidays- 24 days per year plus bank holidays (increases in line with length of service). 

How to apply: – 

  • All candidates must complete the downloadable application form and submit to be considered. 
  • The successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK by the start of the employment. 
  • Please note applications and enquiries from agencies will not be considered. 
  • We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. 


Applications close on Wednesday 31st January 2024, but may close earlier if a sufficient number of applications are received. 

Please click HERE for the application form