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Employer CPL
Job Title Senior Buyer Planner

Excellent opportunity for a Purchasing / Planning Team lead to join a US Multinational Engineering company.


  • Lead a team of Buyers and Buyer Planners to provide a high level of service to our customers
  • Lead and proactively manage issues related to supplier fulfilment
  • Reach and exceed inventory target for Purchasing team through the use of innovative stocking practices while maintaining customer service levels
  • Run and execute Daily MRP’s for agreed budget spend
  • Support Deflation targets for the site by maintaining contract prices and seeking discounts
  • Ensuring On time delivery is at 95% for our supplier base
  • Maintain planning parameters for own products
  • Working on Lean continuous improvement projects
  • Issue Purchase Orders using sound purchasing practices and applicable company and
  • government regulations
  • Using ERP systems Oracle and SAP & moving the teams to work on both systems in 2018
  • Extracting data and presenting to team and management
  • Meet own and site purchasing metrics

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Buyer/Planner Leader ideally from a technical environment who can confidently lead a team and is committed to providing a high level of service to their customers.

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred ideally or equivalent knowledge & experience
  • IIPMM Purchasing qualification or equivalent
  • Proven years business experience
  • Experience in dealing with suppliers and supplier metrics
  • Strong knowledge of MRP systems and preferred Oracle and SAP experience
If interested please contact Eoin Coffey on 061 221707 or email for more details.

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Location Shannon, Limerick
Date Added 67 days ago
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