Manufacturing & Operations JobsRegional Buyer

  • GJ50383
  • Permanent
  • Galway, Galway City

Collins McNicholas

Regional Buyer required with 5 years plus experience in manufacturing / distribution operation.   Galway city.


  • Lead and monitor the execution of the P2P and tactical procurement processes, in compliance with global and regional standards, in procuring materials and services for both internal and external suppliers.
  • Oversee the effective delivery of end-to-end service globally ensuring the proper execution of the P2P process: from requisition handling, to PO placement and tracking, to PO changes, to PO close.
  • Analyse key component/material consumption and make suitable recommendations to Demand or Supply Planning highlighting exceptions and opportunities for improvement as appropriate.
  • Devise and implement strategies for buying commodities from supplier. Analyse global demands for the assigned commodities. Command proficiency in commodities and buying processes and update as required.


  • BA/BS degree in Engineering, Accounting, Business Administration or closely related field
  • Professional PSCM qualification (CPSM or MCIPS or equivalent)
  • 5+ years concurrent experience in a Manufacturing / Distribution Operation
  • Excellent project management skills, PSCM Competencies.
  • Previous experience with MRP replenishment systems is required.
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Knowledge of ISO9001 or other similar business systems
  • Experience with Six Sigma and / or Lean concepts is desired.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Oracle or similar ERP system, Agile system or similar PLM system

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Noeleen Stewart.


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