Senior Buyer/Planner

Posted 07 April 2023
LocationCounty Wexford
Job type Permanent
Discipline Supply Chain
Contact NameKieran McKeown

Job description

What you need to know

You will work as a Senior Buyer/Planner for our client, a highly successful and well-established manufacturing plant in the South-East.

You will be responsible for all aspects of production planning and materials planning for a specific business area. You will also be responsible for purchasing administration and some supplier management. You will be reporting into the Planning Manager.

This is a permanent job with an excellent salary and benefits package.

Working from home is available for 2 days per week.

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Key Duties and responsibilities:

  • Manage a number of suppliers, place orders, pricing, review orders, manage supply constraints

  • Manage demand, issue production orders and execute plans

  • Maximise capacity levels, produce efficiently and maintain CSLs

  • Manage shipments schedules

  • Ensure distribution centres are aware of schedules, priorities and expedites

  • Review demand requirements on a daily basis

  • Manage inventory levels and KPIs

  • Maintenance of Master Data files for Materials and Vendors

  • Act on Engineering Change requirements

What are we looking for?

  • 3 years+ experience in Supply Chain

  • Degree level of IIPMM or ARICs qualification

  • Strong on Lean techniques

  • Excellent on MS Excel and SAP

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