Procurement Assistant

A career at CMB.TECH means joining one of the world's first developers and integrators of hydrogen solutions, focusing on engineering, hydrogen infrastructure, industrial, on-road, off-road, and marine applications. CMB.TECH is the cleantech division of CMB - Company Maritime Belge.

CMB.TECH’S engineering facility is located in Brentwood, Essex, housing engineering teams, dyno test facilities and workshops, including all support activities. A team of skilled engineers works on the latest and future technologies for automotive, industrial and marine applications.

To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Procurement Assistant.

Work type: Full time - Permanent

Roles and responsibilities

  • Procurement: ordering materials, supplies, and consumables for production and packaging.
  • Assistance with production, transport and installation, planning, costing, and organisation.
  • Analysing stock movement and monitoring stock control.
  • Issue purchase orders to suppliers, distributors and manufacturers.
  • Ensure that orders received are accurate and strong understanding of time scales from ordering goods to receiving goods on receipt.
  • Work closely with relevant departments to ensure products purchased are in line with the needs of the company.
  • Administering everyday business activities to ensure maintenance of all supplies in the business.
  • Monitoring supplier performance and facilitating clear communication with suppliers and internal departments.
  • Effective day-to-day communication between your team and manager.
  • Ensure adherence to all Health & Safety and Quality & Environmental policies that affect the relevant work areas.

Your profile

  • Procurement or buying experience for a prototype workshop.
  • Knowledge and experience of a workshop/manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of Sage 200 software or similar costing or project management software.
  • 1+ years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Some logistics import and export knowledge (preferable).
  • Excellent administrative skills and organisational skills.
  • Excellent time management and communication skills.

What we offer

We offer a competitive salary and benefits according to your experience and competences.

If you’d like to be part of a committed team assuming responsibility from the onset, you can apply at