Buyer / Planner

Buyer / Planner
Co Galway 2 Negotiable Ref:

Job Description

My Galway based client is recruiting for a Buyer / Planner to join the team on a perm basis.

My Galway based client is recruiting for a Buyer / Planner to join the team on a perm basis. The candidate should have a min of 2 years relevant experience.

Job Responsibilities

  • You will provide weekly / monthly build plans to operations ensuring customer priorities are optimised.
  • You will plan & procure all components required to support weekly / monthly build plans.
  • You will place purchase orders, expedite supply shipments & assist in the resolution of supplier issues
  • You will communicate critical supply issues internally & externally.
  • You will prepare expedite list for sterilization preparation & warehouse personnel.
  • Drive S&OP for relevant product lines
  • Maintain integrity of master data on ERP system for relevant product lines
  • Participate on cross functional teams on identified projects
  • You will manage excess / obsolete inventory in line with inventory holding policies
  • You will optimize inventory to ensure good trade-off between inventory turns, product availability & cost against agreed goals.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement, make constructive suggestions for change & drive results where needed.

Experience Required

  • Knowledge of demand management, planning (production & materials).
  • Results orientated and self-starter with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Knowledge of  & commitment to continuous improvement and problem solving
  • Strong Microsoft office capabilities, particularly in the use of Excel.
  • Ability to work under pressure & to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to interface with Sales ,Finance ,Operations & Suppliers to solve customer & supplier issues
  • Knowledge of End-to-End Supply Chain.

Essential and Desirable Skills

A min of 2 years relevant experience.

Knowledge of SAP (Nice to have)

Educational Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Engineering

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 38 Hour Working Week
  • Pension
  • Health Insurance

 

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