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Supply Chain Administrator - 44 week FTC


Devonport, Plymouth, GB, PL1 4SG

Onsite or Hybrid:  Hybrid

Job Title: Supply Chain Administrator
Location: Plymouth, UK – Hybrid – working from home options available
Compensation: £23,364 + benefits
Role Type: Full time / 44 week FTC
Role ID: SF50881;


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Supply Chain Administrator at our Devonport site.


The role


As a Supply Chain Administrator, you will have a role that is out of the ordinary. You will have an opportunity to be a part of the Operational Procurement team where you will help support the delivery of critical packages to our customer the Royal Navy.


Day to day, you will support the sourcing of goods and services, expediting orders, coordinating project requirements and developing key relationships with our internal and external stakeholders. Your key responsibilities will include:


• Managing supplier order books and communicating with suppliers for pricing
• Coordination with operational procurement team to ensure project requirements are executed on time
• Data entry and raising and placing purchase orders within an agreed limit of spend
• Managing system dates to ensure project timelines are met

Essential experience of the Supply Chain Administrator


• Experience or working within a fast-paced administrational role within a large organisation
• IT literate and experience of working with Microsoft Packages, including Excel
• Good communication, interpersonal and persuasion skills with the ability to establish relationships with key stakeholders across the business and our supply chain
• Proactive and good planning and organisations skills

We offer flexible working to give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met. This role provides hybrid working arrangements. 


Qualifications for the Supply Chain Administrator


• Minimum of NVQ Level 2 in Business Administration or GCSE passes in Mathematics and English Language at Grade “C” / 5 or higher


The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance level for this role.


Our Benefits


• Generous holiday allowance
• Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
• Employee share scheme
• Employee shopping savings portal
• Payment of Professional Fees
• Reservists in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
• Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
• ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


For the full extensive Benefits package please visit our Careers pages


Babcock International

For over 130 years Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.




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