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Matrix Recruitment


Westmeath, Offaly, Galway


What you need to know. You will work as a Buyer/Planner for our client, an innovative and fast-growing medical device manufacturing company in Co. Galway. As the Buyer/Planner , you will oversee the buying of material for all consumables and non- consumables for the manufacturing site. You will be responsible for buying, stock takes/inventory control and supplier performance. This is a six-month contract initially. Your new job. Key duties & responsibilities: Manage Customer demand & interact with Operations on production schedule to meet demand plan. Generate & manage MRP process, to include sub-assembly demand. Generate purchase order requirements to meet MRP. Drive material pricing reduction process & supplier quality agreements. Manage inventory levels to maintain stock balances to meet production plan. Manage stock taking process & expired and slow-moving inventory. Coordinate freight activity on all shipments to customers & deliveries from suppliers. Ensure Quality policy is adhered to in all aspects of logistics to maintain compliance. Pro-actively looking to implement improvement opportunities with suppliers & internal material delivery to production. Prepare weekly / monthly logistics reporting metrics. Assist in implementation of ERP system. What are we looking for? 3rd level degree in Supply Chain/Engineering/Business and APICS certifications, 3-4 years’ experience buying experience ideally within a medical device manufacturing. Strong negotiation skills. Good written & oral communications skills. Team player with previous cross functional team experience. Strong Excel exposure and you must have ERP systems experience. Apply for this job now or get in touch with Breda on 090 6490485. By applying, you are giving consent for Matrix Recruitment to contact you about this job. We collect your data for recruitment purposes only and will retain it for the duration required as outlined in our privacy policy. All CVs are kept confidential and will not be submitted to any clients without your knowledge and consent. Please note that due to the expected high volume of applications we can only reply to applicants suitable for the position. In the interest of protecting your data and informing you of your rights we will notify you should we retain your information by issuing an acknowledgement email and a request for consent where not already expressly given. We Value Your Trust. This job originally appeared on

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