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Materials Buyer/Planner - Cork


Pe Global




Duties of the role. • Execute the development, maintenance, communication and publication of the Materials Requirements Plans (MRP) to ensure that patient / customer requirements are met. • Liaises with the suppliers to clarify potential plan constraints and interfaces between supplier and the key internal stakeholders to ensure issue resolution. • Partner with Global Procurement to drive Supplier performance improvement including quality and on-time delivery in line with MPS. • Interfaces with Quality and Warehouse staff regarding rejected / defective materials, making the necessary physical arrangements with the supplier to ensure a prompt return of goods or disposal. • Executes potential deviations to the plan assessing with the suppliers the feasibility of the changes, rapidly highlighting to the affected internal stakeholders if the changes are not possible. • Liaises with warehouse staff to understand and adhere to space constraints, managing inventory levels within agreed targets. • Support the RCCP/ S&OP processes for material and component suppliers. • Supports material and component Phase in and Phase Out processes. • Connect with Supply Planning to ensure seamless flow of information and ensure a fully integrated approach to delivering key metrics – Customer Service, Inventory, and Cost. • Develop and project-manage regional and global programs to deliver continuous improvement in KPI’s. • Align with strategies and realization of departmental and company goals, advances succession planning by holding career conversations with material planning lead. Education & Experience. • Third level degree required in Supply Chain Management or other related discipline is essential. • At least 4 years relevant Supply Chain Management experience (Planning, Logistics or Manufacturing) is required. • Experience in Planning/Purchasing in a multi-national environment. • Supply Chain Certification is preferred e.g. APICS. • Project Management Certification is desirable. • Experience in the use of SAP would be beneficial. 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 This job originally appeared on

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346 days ago