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Supply Chain Planner

Our client who specialises in designing, weaving and tailoring luxury fabrics and high-quality garments is recruiting for a Supply Chain Planner to join their team. This is a permanent contract based in Donegal Town.

As a Supply Chain Planner, you will be responsible for the following:

Creation of Product Costings

  • Creation of product costs seasonally, comprising all product components and other relevant information.
  • Compiling and maintaining purchase price lists and generation of garment costings.

Creation of Price Lists

  • Creation of price lists with margin analysis; for seasonal product collections, for both trade and direct to consumer sales channels, to achieve correct margin.

Production Planning

  • Creating production plans, negotiating with suppliers and managing production and product deliveries with multiple suppliers in order to achieve delivery deadlines.   
  • Analysis of raw materials, garment production requirements and creating garment purchase orders for all suppliers and dealing with all supplier communications.  
  • Monitoring, maintaining and distribution of delivery schedules.
  • Reconciling final product prices against invoices.

Sales Analysis Reporting

  • Responsible for generation of sales reports and data analysis relating to production.

Key Requirements:

  • Previous experience in a similar environment, including knowledge of costing, pricing and preparation of orders for global suppliers.
  • The ability to use your own initiative and understand the impact of production planning in relation to budgetary parameters.
  • Exceptional numeracy skills, accuracy, attention to detail and robust data analysis skills.
  • Advanced Excel is essential as is the ability to quickly learn the in-House system (Protex).
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills with the ability to communicate and negotiate effectively with overseas suppliers/third parties.

For more information on this Supply Chain Planner position, please contact Chloe Somers

071 9140254