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Purchasing & Supply Chain Manager

Reference:PORAXSX-361844 Location: Sligo
Qualification:DegreeExperience:3-4 Years
Job Type:PermanentSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: Purchasing Manager, BD Manager

A Purchasing and Planning Team Leader is required to manage and develop the Planning and Purchasing team within this global Medical Device business in Sligo.


  • Support and develop Supply Chain management improvement initiatives including identifying cost saving opportunities to improve business performance
  • Key contact for the distribution centre and Suppliers to ensure customer requirements are met
  • Co-ordinate final production schedule based on priorities, available materials and resources and chair S&OP meetings monthly to provide 4 to 24 months outlook to Senior team
  • To use the forecasted requirements to securing capacity, negotiate and agree Supply level agreements with suppliers
  • Develop, generate and review purchasing and inventory reports, purchasing forecasts and metrics on a weekly / monthly basis at the appropriate level
  • Submitting LBE and annual plan pricing, volumes and inventory plans

Education & Experience:

  • You will have a degree in a related discipline
  • 3- 5 years’ experience in a similar people management role
  • Proven success gained within a Multinational organisation, preferably within the medical device sector
  • Purchasing, Planning and/or Supply Chain experience gained within an international manufacturing environment
  • Excellent Communications, Planning & Organisation and attention to detail

If you would like further Information you can contact the recruiter directly:

Paula O'Reilly | Tel: +353 (0) 1 507 9265