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Purchasing Specialist hotjob

Job Title: Purchasing Specialist hotjob
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mayo
REF: 58811
Job Published: almost 8 years ago

Job Description

Purchasing Specialist

Key responsibilities:

  • Material sourcing - evaluating alternatives to make sound source selection decisions for assigned materials and commodities. Work with Quality Management and other technical functions to evaluate supplier's compliance with ISO requirements.
  • Establish & maintain supplier relationships to optimize company buying power and security of supply.
  • Review forecasted material requirements, evaluate supplier capacities and implement plans to ensure adequate supply.
  • Initiate and manage cost improvement programs with suppliers to drive measurable savings.
  • Monitor quality, delivery, pricing and service performance of assigned suppliers.
  • Contribute to global cost reduction objectives.

Education, Experience & skill:

  • Candidate must have a minimum of 3-5 years experience in a similar position.
  • Must possess an IIPMM Diploma, APICS certification or equivalent Production Planning qualification.
  • In addition candidates must have a proven track record in the above areas of responsibility. A good knowledge of MS Office packages and SAP ERP system are prerequisite for this position.

For further information please contact Sean Corcoran at CCP Recruitment on 091 730022or