Responsibilities. • Work closely with internal customers during tendering, negotiations, contracting and vendor management processes. • Identify and advise internal customers and supply management of commercial risks inherent in quotations and purchase orders. • Negotiate contracts with new and existing vendors, ensuring contract terms achieve benefit to the organisation and govern the long-term relationship with the supplier. • Own site Supplier Delivery performance & manage delivery related issues with key suppliers. • Prepare month end KPI reports, plans completed, savings identified & realised, evaluations completed/supplier delivery performance results/purchasing cycle time. • Optimise supplier base to deliver improved quality and cost of service. • Manage supplier evaluation program within area of responsibility for key suppliers. • Develop plans of purchase for key suppliers with application of appropriate sourcing strategy for spend category. • Monitor and trend rates for Contractor Supply base and negotiate rates on an annual basis. Ensure tracking system of rate review is maintained and communicated. • Ensure compliance with the Purchasing Policy and company guidelines. Education & Experience. Third level qualification in Business/Procurement or Science. At least 3 years’ experience in Procurement/Contract Management within the Pharmaceutical/Medical Device/ high volume manufacturing environment. Knowledge and experience in applying Lean methodologies. Project Management Certification or Lean Six Sigma Green Belt desirable. Interested candidates should submit an updated CV. Please click the link below to apply, call Emma on 0214297900 or alternatively send an up to date CV email@example.com. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
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