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Planning and Purchasing Manager
Our client, a medical device company in Clare are currently looking to recruit a Planning and Purchasing Manager for their site.
What will I be doing
- Plan assigned parts to meet required safety stock levels & customer demand in distribution Centres
- 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 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
- 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 Planning and Purchasing Manager role in Clare please contact Jenny Dore on 086 0449371 / firstname.lastname@example.org
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