Commercial Procurement and Supply Apprentice

Location: Eastwood
Employer: Damper Technology Ltd
Weekly pay: £192.03
Closing date: 30 September 2020
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Short description

Fantastic opportunity for an organised and motivated individual to join a professional team within the main office for DTL. A passion to follow a career within procurement and supply chain is a must.

Full description

Damper Technology Ltd [DTL] is a Global Company excelling in providing industrial damper solutions to suit many different applications, operational conditions and industries including offshore oil and gas, gas turbine exhaust, power generation, gas cleaning, stack isolation, fan inlet control and many other general industrial installations. Their mission is to ensure that products which are custom designed and manufactured, consistently conform to customers specifications and meet customer expectations.

The Company has manufacturing facilities in the UK, subsidiaries in India and North America, a highly qualified staff of project designers & project managers, and a sales organisation to support the Company's activities.

DTL are proud to be part of the Orbinox Valves International Group, world market leaders in the design, manufacture and supply of knife gates and associated products, and present in more than 70 countries worldwide.

  • Requesting quotations
  • Raising purchase orders
  • Expedite / follow up on orders placed
  • Communicating with suppliers by phone / email / face to face
  • Attending supplier meetings (both at DTL and on suppliers sites)
  • Liaising with other department functions (engineering / project management / quality / production / stores)
  • Dealing with resulting queries / escalating within the team where required.
  • Collating item information (from suppliers)
  • Maintaining system data (item creation / purchase order due dates)
  • Involvement in perpetual stock checking and maintaining stock accuracy.
  • Involvement in transport / courier services - arranging shipment and related paperwork
  • Use of SAP (MRP) (Systems Applications and Products in Data Processing)
  • Involvement in KPI reporting (Key performance Indicators)

Please note for the right candidate starting wage can be discussed, you will also receive pay reviews

Applicants will be required to undergo an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.

The employer reserves the right to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate be identified prior to the published closing date.

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