Senior Buyer-Permanent-Cork | Collins McNicholas

Senior Buyer-Permanent-Cork

  • Reference: CJ44803
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Production

Responsibilities

  • Senior Account Lead Buyer is responsible for strategic and tactical purchasing activities for assigned portfolio to ensure a high level of customer service.
  • The Senior Account Lead Buyer balances supplier capacity and internal inventory levels with demand to support targets consistent with build plans, launch plans, customer service levels and inventory turns.
  • The Senior Account Lead Buyer leads all efforts with suppliers to address product availability issues, and ensures that long term supply constraint issues are resolved or escalated when appropriate.
  • The Senior Account Lead Buyer also has a high level of focus on driving continuous improvement both externally with the supplier and internally within the purchasing function and with key stakeholders

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3rd level qualification in Business, Materials Management, Supply Chain Management/Logistics, IPICS or other equivalent is required.
  • A minimum of five years Supply Chain experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment is essential.
  • Knowledge of MRP systems.
  • Excellent communication, written, verbal, interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Excellent knowledge & computer skills of MS Excel, PowerPoint & Word.
  • Customer focused.
  • Ability to influence others.
  • Demonstrated project management.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Strong organisational skills.
  • Conversant with company policies/procedures/regulatory and FDA standards.

 

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Susan on 021 4911065 or email susan.crowley@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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