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Introduction summary

Do you have a proven track record of working in a busy and fast-paced environment?

We are a friendly and efficient finance team which supports some of the most talented engineers and scientists in the world, whilst working in a busy and fast-paced environment.

We’re looking for a calm and methodical person to work within our logistics team.  The role is receiving and checking goods-received, in an environment where requirements are typically for a fast turnaround time and working in our Logistics area .  The candidate should be a competent, hard-working and reliable individual.


Role description

  • A varied and challenging role to work in our Goods Inwards function
  • Assist with the administration of purchase requisitions and assist with our export activities
  • The Logistics team works closely with the Finance team and the successful candidate will be expected to liaise with and work alongside them on various ad hoc tasks

Specific responsibilities

  • Receive Parcels into the business, book in and communicate with the end user that their good have arrived
  • The conversion of requisitions into purchase orders, according to specified procedures and place with supplier
  • Communicating with end users and vendors via email and telephone.  To include but not limited to, Payment for the purchase orders, follow through with proforma or credit card payment
  • Administration of online purchasing systems, Deltek, E-Req’s
  • Progressing of purchase orders to ensure timely delivery
  • Keeping area sanitised and compliant with Health & Safety Standards
  • Ensure we work to our purchasing procedure which complies with BSI standard and the necessary record keeping
  • Assist in Logistics or Accounts Department when less busy


Minimum requirements


  • Previous experience of working within a Purchasing or Logistics environment or similar
  • Good communicator, both written and verbal, with all levels of staff and management and external parties
  • Methodical approach to work
  • Highly attentive to detail
  • Good team working skills


  • Computer literacy, presentation and communication skills
  • Experience gained within a specific field e.g.  Logistics / Supply Chain
  • Qualifications: In areas of purchasing or willing to undergo training to gain such qualifications.


Why Cambridge Consultants?

Cambridge Consultants are a progressive company where you can showcase your skills.  Unlike the manufacturing world, two days are never the same at Cambridge Consultants. 

The team you will work with are dedicated to serving our client facing staff.

Cambridge Consultants creates exciting and novel breakthroughs in technology and products. We help our clients achieve the kind of game-changing leap forward that will transform their whole business.

At the heart of what we do are talented and motivated multi-disciplinary teams empowered to create cutting edge technologies and systems to solve difficult problems for our clients.


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  • Competitive salary reviewed annually 
  • Company profit share 
  • Generous pension 
  • Hybrid working model 
  • Flexible working hours and location 
  • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays, with flexibility to carry over / borrow 
  • Comprehensive insurance - Life, disability, private healthcare and travel insurance (business & leisure)
  • Enhanced family leave benefit of 13 weeks full-pay parental leave for those that meet qualifying criteria
  • Career development and training opportunities
  • Social committee
  • Discounted train season tickets, through Travel Plan Plus
  • If travelling to Cambridge by train; Free shuttle service to/from Cambridge North train station, through Cambridge Science Park
  • Whilst in the office; Free canteen - breakfast, lunch & refreshments 
  • A comprehensive relocation package is available, if applicable 

Future prospects

Cambridge Consultants is committed to developing its employees' careers and has a flexible policy for individual capabilities and preferences. Promotion is linked to merit.

Diversity & Inclusion

Cambridge Consultants is a workplace where everyone is welcome. When the brightest minds come together and feel included, that’s when we develop the most important technology breakthroughs. We believe that diversity can only flourish when everyone feels involved and has a sense of belonging. We welcome and value all people regardless of their characteristics and encourage applications from all backgrounds and dimensions of society.

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