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A globally respected specialist, Lightfoot Defence delivers design, manufacture, installation, repair and servicing of refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment.
An SME with over a century of development in these areas, along with a future-ready culture, certified quality management system and environmental agency approval, Lightfoot Defence is a stand-alone choice, trusted by militaries and highly respected commercial partners across the globe to deliver the highest quality, advanced and bespoke refrigeration solutions.


To provide procurement services to the buyer and collate/upload/process data onto the MRP system (Orderwise training provided).

Duties and Responsibilities

Accountable for the following:

  • Raise and process RFQ’s
  • Raise PO’s
  • Enusre PO’s are raised against correct financial authority
  • Update MRP system with data relevant to compliance, Safety Data Sheets, shelf life and export controls
  • Update the team about any delays or problems with suppliers
  • Follorw process for obsolescence management
  • Collate customer compliance information for the supply of spares
  • Collate information to update and review approved suppliers list
  • Answer and direct customer telephone calls
  • Maintain strong relationships with vendors
  • Follow up on suppliers
  • Research of new products and suppliers
  • Knowledge of manufacturing production and processes (ideally)
  • Additional resource where required and directed by the management team



  • Able to work on own initiative
  • MS Office skills
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Be able to effectively communicate in both written and verbal format
  • Ability to establish and develop relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience with ERP systems (ideally)

Salary: competitive
37.5 hours per week
Office based role with the requirement to occasionally travel for client meetings
Company Pension Scheme
Ride To Work Scheme
Free Parking

How To Apply
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