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Buyer Planner, Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email: larry@rftgroup.ie

Job Description

Buyer Planner, Galway
Our client, a Medtech development and manufacturing company based in Galway, now seeks an experienced Buyer Planner permanent basis who will develop strong working relationships to support the effective operation of the Materials team, in the Galway site.

The successful candidate ensure key purchasing and planning systems and procedures are professionally established, administered and enhanced to meet business needs.

Responsibilities of Buyer Planner:
Provide on-site support to ensure all relevant purchasing and planning requirements are satisfied in a timely and efficient manner in keeping with business needs.
Ensure a high standard of purchasing support of the business through effective management of Material Requirements Planning.
Support Direct Requisition Management & PO Execution as required.
Engage with the supply chain to ensure on time delivery of raw materials and proactively manage risk.
Continuously seek methods to improve the purchasing & planning process.
Develop systems expertise to support the purchasing and planning activities.
Support Analytics activity within Materials Management.

Requirements for Buyer Planner:
Honours Bachelors Degree Level 8 in Business, Engineering, Science or relevant area.
APICS certification or equivalent an advantage.
2.5 years plus experience in a relevant buying, planning, supply chain role.
Proven experience in supply chain management and supplier relations management (SRM) an advantage.
Strong experience in Microsoft PC Applications (Excel).
Working knowledge of SAP.

Please phone Larry on 01-2302400 / larry@rftgroup.ie / www.rftgroup.ie

The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors.

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