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Buyer Planner

Job Title: Buyer Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Clare
Industry:
REF: 94944
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Dore
Email: jenny@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 0449371



Buyer Planner

Our client, a company in Clare is currently looking to recruit a Buyer Planner for their site.



What will I be doing
  • Plan assigned parts to meet required safety stock levels & customer demand in distribution Centers
  • Review forecast updates & update Batch sizes on a quarterly basis
  • Work with Finished Goods Planner to manage supply to customers
  • Update weekly schedule & review with Formulation & Fill/Packing operations
  • Complete monthly volume plan & communicate with Operations & Finance
  • Review capacity requirements for monthly & annual required production volumes
  • Purchase assigned parts for BCII Clare from approved supplier base per agreed purchase policies
  • Meet inventory targets & continuously review stocking policies to reduce inventory levels
  • Add/review purchased parts to determine if any items can be moved to Kanban
  • Review & ensure Freight budgets are being adhered to & savings made
  • Manage Supplier base with regular business reviews & supplier scorecards
  • Support Purchasing/NPI projects as assigned by manager


What do I need
  • Business Degree or equivalent APICS Certification or IIPMM Diploma and/or has at least 6 years' experience in a relevant Buyer/Planner position.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a methodical and accurate manner.
  • Experience of working in an MRP/MPS environment.
  • Ability to use Oracle Manufacturing would be an advantage
  • Experience in setting up visual planning/lean inventory management processes would be an advantage

For further information on this Buyer Planner role in please contact Jenny Dore on 086 0449371 / jenny@hero.ie

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