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My client, a well-established medical device company based in Roscommon, is looking to recruit an experienced Materials Manager. 


  • Effectively manage the purchase raw materials, production supplies and capital equipment in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Work with the Manufacturing Manager to ensure materials are always available to meet planned production schedules
  • Work with the technical team to source materials, advise lead times and deliver components on target to meet new product requirements
  • Develop relations with key vendors, establish their technical capability and work with them to source and identify new materials, manage potential stock –outs or material discontinuations
  • Build and maintain a motivated competent warehouse team
  • Manage the receipt of raw materials and supplies in accordance with the company quality system
  • Implement and maintain effective stock management and purchasing control systems


  • Must have a materials management qualification
  • Must have experience working in a similar role ideally in a medical device, pharmaceutical or manufacturing company company 
  • Must have a strong working knowledge of plastics and plastic processing technologies 
  • Must have a proven track record in Supply Chain Management Project Planning and Execution 

For further information on this role please contact Niamh Cregg on 071-9149732 or email

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