A world leader in the Medical Device industry is seeking a dynamic and tenacious Buyer to take a lead role in their Supply Chain team. You`ll need to have previous experience in a regulated environment and a strong history of negotiating with vendors and suppliers. You`ll be tasked with sourcing key materials for their manufacturing plant in compliance with relevant standards ensuring continuity of supply. You will be responsible for obtaining services, materials, components, and equipment. You will checks requisitions, obtains quotations, examines bids, and makes awards. Where vendors and suppliers are deemed inadequate you`ll be tasked with developing new supply sources. Main responsibilities. Procuring materials and service and requests bids from new suppliers. Implements cost saving ideas to obtain maximum inefficiencies of company funds. Conducts supplier audits by visiting their facility, observing task performance and reviewing procedures to evaluate their capabilities. Audits various forecasts, patterns, and reports to ensure inventory demands are met. Maintains manual and/or computerised records of activities to provide accurate information source. Processes purchase requests by accessing database and assigning a number to the order to provide an information source for tracking the order. Education. NFQ level 7 qualification in a relevant discipline and 5+ years of related work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. Working knowledge and application of business concepts, procedures and practices. For more on the role call Nigel on 021 4221000 or send your CV for consideration. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
257 days ago