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Job Title: Buyer/Planner
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Galway
REF: 92962
Job Published: 7 days ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Dore
Telephone: 086 0449371

Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Buyer/Planner for their site.

What will I be doing
  • Responsible for the execution of the company's production & inventory control process, direct material procurement and associated supplier management activities.
  • Execute Production Planning Routines
  • Monthly S&OP process
  • Complete monthly inventory management routines
  • Ensure all master data items are correct
  • Ensure all supplier pricing is correct
  • Produce monthly vendor performance score cards
  • Support MPS, Strategic Sourcing, and new product development activities as required
  • Working to continuously improve Planning, Buying, and related processes

What do I need
  • Experienced in ERP / MRP Planning & Purchasing systems and practice
  • Proactive Buyer Planner
  • Analytical, problem solver
  • Excellent communicator
  • Passionate, fearless and friendly
  • Willing and determined to dig deep, innovate and drive brilliant execution
  • Fuelled and heartened by the prospect of joining a wonderful team of people
  • Experience working with ERP systems and MS Office
  • Working knowledge of continuous improvement and lean techniques
  • Team player, with a positive, can-do attitude
  • A natural curiosity, collegiate style and engaging nature
  • A fun loving, free spirited, and friendly approach who can seamlessly fit-in with our existing people
  • You should have APICS CPIM and/or a 3rd level business or engineering qualification to degree level. 2 years' experience in a related operations function in a Medical, Pharma or High-Tech Electronic Manufacturing Industry.

For further information on this Buyer/Planner role in Galway please contact Jenny Dore on 086 0449371 /

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