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Part Time Purchasing Administrator

Job Details
  • 5028
  • Unimaq
  • Wrexham
  • Permanent, Part Time
  • £20,000 to £22,000 pro rata + additional benefits

Purchasing Administrator / Expeditor – Permanent contract, working 24 hours per week over 3 days with flex with days worked

Do you have excellent communication and organisation skills with a proactive approach to problem solving? If so, read on…  

Our Company

Unimaq Ltd is a global leader specialising in the design, development and manufacture of large precision machines and equipment to print preformed beverage cans at speeds exceeding 2000 cans per minute. The fully automated high-speed machines are designed, manufactured, built, and tested in Wrexham (North Wales) before being exported all over the world.

The Role – Purchasing Administrator / Expeditor

As Purchasing Administrator / Expeditor, you’ll be responsible for managing the supplier purchase order expediting process to satisfy the production and sales requirements. You’ll achieve this by:

  • Assisting and supporting the Supply Chain team
  • Chasing orders with suppliers by email or phone
  • Communicating internally regarding status of orders, liaising with Team Leaders on current issues
  • Entering data into the MRP system
  • Sending suppliers order books and updating the system
  • Monitoring and managing purchase requisitions
  • Placing ad-hoc purchase orders as necessary

Our Requirements – Purchasing Administrator / Expeditor

  • A minimum of basic previous administrative experience
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills, with the ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Proactive approach to problem solving, with superb attention to detail and accuracy
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word

Although not essential experience gained using MRP / ERP systems within a purchasing / supply environment would be advantageous.

The Package

  • Permanent contract with part time hours, working 24 hours over 3 days per week between Monday and Friday 8am to 4pm (flexibility with days worked)
  • A salary in the region of £20,000 to £22,000 pro rata, with the level dependent on experience and a pay rate equivalent in the region of £9.62 to £10.58 per hour
  • Private pension and healthcare cover after one years’ service
  • Based at our site on the Wrexham Industrial Estate (North Wales)

More About Us

Established for more than 20 years, we pride ourselves on innovation, boasting a highly knowledgeable, expert, and multicultural workforce who benefit from a friendly environment with a strong emphasis on individual autonomy, teamwork, and business involvement. Unimaq has exciting plans on the horizon including significant investment into facilities and product development, making this an exciting time to join the business.

All applications for this Purchasing Administrator / Expeditor vacancy are to be submitted online. 

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