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Sourcing Specialist

Sourcing Specialists required with 2 – 3 years experience in supply chain. Permanent and Fixed Term Contract available. Galway based. 


  • Develop and maintain supplier performance review metrics & scorecards
  • Provide periodical and ad hoc spend analysis reports
  • Participate in strategic and long-term forecast activity identifying and developing innovative sources and contracts
  • Coordinate the analytics of internal and external data and e-sourcing support
  • Support development of Go-To-Market and negotiation strategies
  • Provide support during the supplier screening and supplier selection process
  • Participate in supplier analysis, including financials and capabilities using available and defined sources of information
  • Support sourcing and category management activities for projects with varying degrees of complexity:
  • Resolve supplier inquiries and disputes as required
  • Adhere to company policies including sourcing, finance, quality, standard operating procedures, work instructions etc.
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s Quality System and Approved Vendor List
  • Proactively engage with stakeholders/business to support and achieve business strategies and objectives. 



  • Level 8 Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Logistics, or relevant discipline.
  • 2-3 years’ post qualification experience in a similar position preferable
  • Familiarity with SAP Ariba software or equivalent preferable but not essential.
  • Strong relationship and stakeholder management experience
  • Advanced communication and presentation skills with ability to negotiate/influence.


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

091 706712