Purchasing Administrator

Job Title: Purchasing Administrator
Job Reference: BB/Derby/2

Location: Derby
Job Type: Permanent

£22000 - £24000 per annum
Sector: Engineering

Posted 12 days ago

Are you an experienced Purchasing Administrator, looking to join a well-established manufacturing facility in Castle Donington?  My client is currently looking for a Purchasing Administrator to join their team to work alongside an Engineering Buyer to help purchase materials as well as ensuring the MRP system is continually kept up to date.  Offering a salary of £22-24K + Holidays + Pension + Flexi time

If you are interested in this role, please ‘APPLY NOW’

As a Purchasing Administrator your role will involve:

  • Providing administration to the Purchasing team and wider business
  • Ensuring all material is purchased in line with the production plan, focusing on inventory levels, lead times, quality, material cost and delivery performance.
  • First point of contact in the purchasing department, dealing with internal and external queries by telephone, email and in person
  • Take ownership of the ongoing maintenance of the MRP system, with current material prices, suppliers etc
  • Liaising with suppliers to ensure materials are delivered as described and within agreed timelines

As a Purchasing Administrator you will have the following experience:

  • Experienced Purchasing Administrator / Purchasing Assistant / Buying Administrator
  • Previous experience of working within an Engineering Manufacturing environment
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to speak to all levels
  • Ability to work off your own initiative
  • Strong IT skills – MRP and Microsoft Office  
Julie Alton


Julie Alton

Managing Director

I know that it may sound cliché, but recruitment really is my passion. I have worked in Engineering Recruitment since 1993 and always strive to be known for providing quality recruitment solutions. In an industry where reputation is foremost, I have aimed to maintain a high-quality, honest-service approach throughout all of my roles.

In 2000 I was approached to join the Simon Holdings Group, with a view to extending their Technical Recruitment presence into the Midlands, thereby complementing the progress of their Jenrick Engineering brand in the South since 1967.

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To find out more on how Jenrick Engineering can help you with all your recruitment needs please contact Julie Alton, Managing Director here:


T 01283 548121


E julie.alton@jenrickengineering.co.uk


Or come in and visit our new office here:


Badger Farm, Willow Pit Lane, Hilton, Derby, DE65 5FN

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