Employer: Rotork
Job location
Chadderton, Manchester
Job salary
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job term
Job closing date

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Planning Department to cover maternity leave for an expected period of 9 months. Reporting to the Purchasing Manager you will be facilitating and expediting the flow of materials from suppliers to our stores, ensuring that all purchase orders are ready for their scheduled delivery or sooner. You will be responsible for the implementation of systems and procedures to cut down the need for direct contact with supplies and provide reports and feedback to the Purchasing Manager.

Rotork is a FTSE 250 British engineering company, the market leading valve actuator manufacturer and flow control company, operating in any market where the flow of liquids, gases or powders needs to be controlled. Our customers rely on us for innovative, high quality engineered products and services, many of which are used in mission-critical applications.

We are embarking on a period of exciting change to significantly grow our business and consolidate our world-wide market leadership position.


Facilitate and expedite the flow of materials from supplier to stores. This will involve constantly checking to make sure all purchase orders are ready for their scheduled delivery or sooner, ensuring availability of purchased items in the required time frames.

Responsible for the implementation of a system and procedures that will cut down the need for direct contact with suppliers.

Provide reports and feedback to the Purchasing Manager and maintain the accuracy of delivery information.


All Employees are responsible to their Line Managers for undertaking work in a safe and orderly manner. They have a legal duty not only to work in a safe manner but also to incorporate efforts to create safe working conditions for others. Observing procedure and using safety equipment appropriate to the work operation


Must enjoy a challenge and be ready to solve problems and deal with issues, naturally outgoing, able to interact with others while communicating effectively and clearly.

Must be focused, proactive and motivated.


  • Sufficient  experience in a purchasing environment.
  • Previous experience in the oil & gas valve industry desirable.
  • HNC or equivalent
  • Knowledge of  MRP 2 system desirable.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft packages especially Excel including macros essential

To apply for this position please send your CV & Cover letter to Yoshi Danily at rotork.recruitment@rotork.com.