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Job Title

Buyer / Planner






We currently have a need for 2 x Buyer/Planner's (Shannon & Limerick) to join our Client's growing Supply Chain team. The position will require planning the procurement of the material required to support Customer Demand and New Product introduction, and develop and execute the business unit production schedule. Key Responsibilities: Planner: Develop and schedule the Manufacturing Production Plan from the Master Production Schedule requirements with a limited scope. Development includes the following: Manage issues preventing execution of the MPS and production plan. Issues include but are not limited to non conforming materials or processes, material or equipment availability, completing unplanned requirements. Analyze resource availability, develop short and mid range capacity plans with manufacturing teams, and lead teams to ensure plans are met. Generate work orders using system (e.g., JDE. Manage work order progress, including working with production and other supporting departments (e.g., quality, microbiology, engineering) to ensure production plans are met. Provide ship schedule to Supply Chain/Demand team. Creation of reports of key performance indicators and identify opportunities for potential report automation. Buyer: Plan materials requirements and provide to Irvine to support production schedules and new product launches with a limited scope, including: Working with the supplier to ensure materials are made to the proper specs. Leading cross functional teams to resolve obstacles to meeting the schedule, including, but not limited to, resolving issues with non conforming material, unclear specifications or vendor capacity constraints. Expediting purchase orders as required. Includes expediting material from the receiving dock though receiving inspection, to production stores. Education and Experience. Bachelor's Degree in a related field, 1 year experience of related experience. Experience in purchasing, logistics and/or production control. Diploma in Material Management or related field. If you have the above skills & experience please contact Tele: 087 2419644.

Date Added

12 days ago