Administrator - LE2

  • Location
    Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 26000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Job Title: Administrator

Location: Leicester

Working Hours: Flexible (9am - 5.30pm or 8am - 4.30pm)

Job Type: Full-time

Job Description as the Administrator: We are currently seeking a detail-oriented and proactive Administrator to join our team. The Administrator will play a vital role in supporting the procurement process by managing purchase orders, coordinating with suppliers, and ensuring the efficient flow of goods and services. The ideal candidate should possess strong organisational skills, effective communication abilities, and a keen eye for detail.

Key Responsibilities as the Administrator

  1. Purchase Order Management: Create, review, and process purchase orders accurately and in a timely manner.

  2. General Administration

  3. Inventory Control: Monitor and maintain appropriate inventory levels to meet organizational needs.

  4. Vendor Relationship: Cultivate positive relationships with vendors to ensure timely deliveries and resolve any issues that may arise.

  5. Documentation: Maintain organized and up-to-date records of purchase orders, contracts, and supplier agreements.

  6. Dealing with questions and queries

  7. Cost Tracking: Monitor and report on purchasing costs, ensuring adherence to budgetary constraints.

  8. Collaboration: Work closely with other departments, including logistics and finance, to ensure a seamless procurement process.

  9. Problem Resolution: Address and resolve any issues related to orders, deliveries, or quality concerns.

  10. Process Improvement: Identify opportunities for process improvement and efficiency within the purchasing function.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills.

  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.

  • Proficient in using purchasing software and Microsoft Office applications.

  • Knowledge of procurement processes and best practices.

  • Detail-oriented and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Benefits once successful as the Administrator

  • Free parking

  • Career development opportunities

  • Flexible working hours

  • Yearly salary reviews

  • Regular performance reviews

  • Holiday benefits

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