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Senior Sourcing Specialist

We are partnering with a leading multinational medical device manufacturer who are looking to hire a Senior Sourcing Specialist for their team. This is a permanent position with hybrid working options that will be based out of their Cork site. As Sourcing Specialist, you lead a Category team of 3, help define strategy and work closely with senior management. Great progression opportunities for the right person. Attractive overall package on offer.

Overview of Main Responsibilities (full job description available on request):

  • Develop and implement sourcing strategies in key sourcing categories that results in a sustainable competitive advantage.
  • Sourcing Specialist analyses data and develops tools to manage the Category, including should-cost models, COGS models, etc.
  • Identifies all suitable suppliers per Category and region and develops comprehensive supplier knowledge & database.
  • Identifies risks within the Category and works closely with stakeholders to eliminate or take mitigating action.
  • Manages supplier performance and relationships and identifies Value Improvement Program's.
  • Establishes early involvement to achieve development performance goals, support project timelines, and manage product cost.
  • Responsible for annual budget process for assigned suppliers.

What the ideal candidate looks like:

  • Level 8 Degree and manufacturing experience.
  • Experience with acquisition integration and chemicals preferred.
  • Medical Device Experience is preferred.

What you get in return:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Annual Bonus

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Alicja Burchardt.

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