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  • Job reference number:15387881
  • Client ID:RI/BBBH1137
  • Posted on:14-SEP-2018
  • Location:DUBLIN, DUBLIN
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Planner Buyer
This manufacturing company seeks an individual with at least 5 least years' experience in sourcing raw materials in a fast moving environment. You will have managed several hundred skus and will be used to negotiating on costs, delivery times and liaising with logistics providers.

Day to day responsibilities are to: -

  • You will work closely with sales, production scheduling, customer service & quality ensuring everyone has real time information & ensure that raw materials are available in line with agreed forecasts & demand.
  • You will be strong on systems - Oracle/SAP and be use to managing an ERP system
  • You will be good at creating PO's & managing last minute changes etc. to meet customer ship dates.
  • Plan & organize NPIs working closely with quality, sales, production, suppliers and logistics
  • Responsible for the supplier relationship including Cost, Quality, Delivery performance.
  • Work with quality to resolve any supplier quality issues & finance in terms of any AP/Invoicing issues.
Essential experience

  • Ideally you will have a Degree in Procurement or Supply chain or Diploma from the IIPMM/CIPS
  • Have over 5 yrs purchasing & buying for a FMCG manufacturing environment
  • Be used to sourcing raw materials from all around the world
  • Experience of using an Oracle/SAP/ERP/MRP and have strong Excel skills
  • Be flexible to accommodate ever changing deadlines and schedules high levels of ambiguity.
  • You will be energetic, proactive, organsed with strong attention to detail including numbers
  • Strong interpersonal both written & verbal skills- particularly in negotiations
Please send your cv to Nicola and we can have a discussion

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