Buyer Planner

  • Reference: GJ46728x
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Clare, Galway, Galway City
  • Category: Production

Buyer Planner required with 2 years plus experience in a manufacturing environment.  Galway.

Forecasting and Market Trending

  • Sales forecasting to generate build plans and demand requirements.
  • Manage Customer Orders to ensure on time delivery
  • Determine appropriate stock holding of finished product in line with market demand.

Systems – ERP

  • Generate monthly production schedule and measure performance against plan.
  • Materials planning and purchasing of component material for the manufacturing facility.
  • Generate and manage the upkeep of component product Bill of Materials to monitor consumption variances.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the manufacturing stock system and inventory accuracy reporting. Ensure expiry and cycle count systems are adhered to. 

Logistics and Supplier Monitoring

  • Forecast company requirements to suppliers to ensure against potential stock out situations.
  • Track supplier raw material and delivery performance against plan.
  • Monitor and ensure delivery of all inbound and outbound freight


  • Degree in Supply Chain/ Production Management or a Business discipline or working towards qualification
  • Knowledge of Warehouse/Production processes is desirable
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of ERP systems – Opera preferred

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  • Noeleen Stewart
  • Principal Recruitment Consultant
  • 091 706712
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