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Procurement Specialist

Our client, a Global Healthcare leader is keen to hire a Procurement Specialist to join their team in Sligo.

This role is responsible for the material requirements planning, purchase order management and Inventory management to ensure customers requests are actioned within the time schedule requested in accordance with the company’s budget, policies and procedures.

As a Procurement Specialist, you will be responsible for the following: (full spec available on request)

  • Monitor and control purchasing activities to ensure compliance with company policies, and procedures and within budget limits

  • Maintain accurate inventory and non-inventory transactions

  • Establish good vendor relations with all suppliers

  • Generate Purchase Requisition’s as necessary

  • Ensure P.O’s are issued on a timely basis to suppliers and that all suppliers deliver goods in accordance with the company’s terms and conditions

  • Maintain close liaison and co-operation with all other departments, affiliates and personnel who are associated with the materials/production operation in order to optimize the plants operations

  • Ensure all goods are received/dispatched in line with company QA policies and procedures

  • Maintain high standards in housekeeping GMP and safety

  • Minimize Lot Ends

  • Liaise with Quality assurance to ensure that raw materials and packaging are tested and released within agreed time scale


  • Appropriate qualification in either Purchasing/Productions Planning e.g. Diploma in Purchasing or relevant APICS (American Production and Inventory Control Society) examinations

  • Relevant Purchasing experience

  • At least one years’ experience in purchasing/production planning in a manufacturing company. Preferably previous experience with purchasing/planning short-shelf life products

For more information on this Procurement Specialist position, please contact Chloe Somers

071 9140254