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Procurement Specialist

Shannon, Clare
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Julie Curran
+353 86 816 8298
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We are currently seeking a Supply Chain Specialist to join our clients growing team based in their facility in Shannon, Co. Clare. This organisation has worldwide expertise but also a local presence within their specialised field.

We’re looking for someone who can develop a plan from available customer orders, sales point of view and forecast this monthly for senior management team

Having very strong excel knowledge is crucial for this role you will have to take the information, analyse, correlate and report back to management team.

Core responsibilities:

  • Manage factory SIOP process to drive demand planning and factory production schedules.
  • Manage fulfilment of demand plan for customers
  • Manage production capacity, optimising labour & materials while minimising production downtime / changeovers.
  • Drive visibility & subsequent mitigation of service & shortage issues

Deliverables & Key Measures:

  • Fin Goods availability v Target>95%
  • Production to plan>95% - Week &Month
  • Capacity utilization to Plan – MLO (Material/Labour/OH)
  • Forecast accuracy>80%

Process & Project Initiatives:

  • Real-Time Reporting critical
  • Factory scheduling cadence & SC Access roll out
  • Demand planning model development

Activity & Structure:

  • SIOP demand planning monthly cycle
  • Factory production scheduling
  • Capacity / Labour Optimisation
  • Regional inventory supply planning
  • FG inventory pipeline management
  • Logistics & shipping co-ordination & fulfilment

Training & Org Development Planning:

  • Microsoft office / excel advanced
  • Green / Yellow belt as appropriate
  • Additional external – employee specific

For more information on this role, please contact Julie Curran on 0868168298 or email

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