Purchasing & Customs Assistant

Posted 02 April 2024
Salary €38,000 - €40,000
LocationCounty Leitrim
Job type Permanent
Discipline Supply Chain
Reference10675 - M
Contact NameBreda Dooley

Job description

What you need to know

Our client a leading medical device company with global operations are experiencing strong growth is seeking a Purchasing and Customs Assistant to join their organisation in Co. Leitrim.

The company has an exceptional reputation for creating and producing innovative medical device products that enhance and save the lives of patients.

Duties and Responsibilities

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Coordinating and placing orders for all materials needed to fulfil the production schedule.

  • Issuing and maintaining P/O’S.

  • Supervising the import/export customs process.

  • Help guarantee that all customs documentation is accurately completed and verified.

  • Keep track of supplier data and performance reports.

  • Oversee supply chain KPIs.

  • Participate in the cost analysis and reduction process for all purchased goods.

  • Communicate with internal divisions and vendors.


What are we looking for?

  • A third-level degree in business or supply chain management is advantage.

  • At least two years’ experience working in purchasing and dealing with customs documentation, ideally in a manufacturing company.

  • Knowledge of customs laws

  • Past performance implementing new procedures and policies.

  • Computer literacy is required for Microsoft Word, Excel, and outlook

  • Strong attention to detail with the capacity to work independently and communicate effectively.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Breda on 0874057840.

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