Buyer Planner – Mayo | Collins McNicholas

Buyer Planner – Mayo

  • Reference: GJ44588
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Connacht, Galway, Mayo
  • Category: Production

Buyer Planner required with 4-5 years’ experience in planning. APICS desirable.   Mayo.


  • Maintain raw material inventory at agreed levels.
  • Mange warehouse stock levels.
  • Coordinates and follows up with supply chain and others, as required, to ensure appropriate procurement, scheduling and movement of materials and services.
  • Highlight demand v capacity imbalances and work with planning teams to resolve.
  • Work with engineering team to identify and plan capacity to support engineering projects
  • Publish monthly key performance indicators including but not limited to:
    • Raw material inventory level
    • Raw material stock out %
    • Schedule conformance %
    • Identify and implement corrective action to address any non-conformance


  • Minimum 4-5 years planning experience essential with third level qualification.
  • APICS – Desirable
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Experience of ERP systems – SAP/APO skills would be an advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels. 
  • Must have experience working across multiple layers of the organization including Plant Management, manufacturing personnel, customer service, and finance in a matrix type structure
  • Supervisory experience preferred

For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job spec (more information on the role), please contact Noeleen Stewart on 091-706712 or email

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