Purchasing Manager - Dundalk

Role Description

Purchasing Manager – Dundalk

The Purchasing Manager will ensure the control of the supply-chain and procurement of materials and services, negotiating cost reductions and contracts ongoing. You will be responsible for the procurement of goods, all associated contract negotiation and management as well as developing and implementing strategies.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Commodity tracking and keeping the business informed of trends etc
  • Procurement of materials required to meet production requirements
  • Developing vendor relationships to ensure all deliverables; cost, quality, technical support, process control, logistics and the overall service levels are achieved with continuous improvements
  • Investigating alternative processes, technologies and new suppliers internationally
  • Reporting metrics and preparation of forecasts and budget
  • Risk assessments/ auditsEnsuring compliance with company policies and procedures, as well as regulations
  • Responsible for the non-conformance and corrective actions

Essential Criteria:

  • 5+ years’ Purchasing experience gained within a fast-moving manufacturing environment
  • Exposure to global Supplier management processes and continuous improvement
  • PC skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project

For more information contact Bronagh on 02890725623

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