Stores & Purchasing Coordinator

Role: Stores & Purchasing Coordinator

Hours: Monday to Friday 07:00 - 16:00

Salary: DOE

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Norwich, NR5

Polar Manufacturing Limited (Polar) is a manufacturer of carbon fibre and composite components incorporating design, scanning, machining and coating at their facility in Norwich, Norfolk. Polar serves a broad spectrum of industry sectors which includes Defence, Automotive, Sport & Leisure, Communications, Alternative Energy, Marine and Medical.

Duties include:

  • Goods in/out and allocating work orders
  • Manage faulty goods and replacements
  • Raising purchase orders for the required stock to meet project demands
  • Stock management on internal MRP system
  • Monitor purchasing spend and report weekly to the MD
  • To build and maintain successful supplier relationships
  • Identify and implement cost saving opportunities throughout the business
  • Stocktakes
  • Dealing with purchasing enquiries
  • Distribution of stock

Skills and experience required:

  • Ability to prioritise workload
  • Strong communication, organisational and numerical skills
  • The ability to approach challenges logically and deliver outcomes
  • The ability to quickly build rapport and effectively maintain long-term relationships
  • To have excellent management skills in supplier relationships
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • A proactive, punctual, positive and can-do approach at all times
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to grow their existing career working on exciting projects with fascinating materials, with a young and dynamic company.

Polar Manufacturing is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

Please note: If you have not heard from us in two weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.

Contact Us

If you have any queries or would like to apply, please contact Loreta Ambrizaite on or call +44 (0)1603 984850.

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