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Job Title

Supply Chain Specialist


PROCHEM Engineering Limited




Role Summary A new opportunity has arisen for a Supply Chain Specialist to join our client’s pharmaceutical company in Co. Tipperary. The successful candidate will support the manufacturing process by leading investigation of component/material quality issues - work with quality, materials, manufacturing, and suppliers to resolve issues and minimise impact to the business. Demonstrated experience in quality systems in support of deviations, supplier complaints and problem solving. The role will act as the back-up for the Senior Buyer role. Preparation and data entry of purchase orders, expediting and progressing of orders with suppliers. Assist with supplier performance appraisal and monitoring. Establish and maintain a good working relationship with suppliers, forwarding agent and courier. Resolution of supply problems, general queries and queries relating to payment invoices. Develop a knowledge of the materials being purchased. Core Duties and Responsibilities: Proficient and experienced in working with raw materials and packaging components. Demonstrated strong individual and team-working skills including the ability to work effectively and influence decisions across functions and with suppliers. Excellent communication skills. Must have the ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the company and with suppliers. Actively promotes and participates in cross functional teamwork as an influential team member. Request, update and maintain as required supplier/material details to support new qualifications and implementing change control, while adhering to relevant operational procedures and controls. Maintain the company approved intranet application that is the official system of record to store the Approved Supplier List, Materials, and Supply Chains, to ensure accurate data and audit ready. Minimum Qualifications and Experience: Bachelor of Science, Engineering or related subject with 2-4 years’ experience in a quality, technical discipline, or supply chain with 2 years of experience in SQM (supplier quality management. Lean Six Sigma (or similar) training a distinct advantage. Previous experience in a Pharma / regulated environment within a manufacturing environment required. 2 years’ experience in new product/process is a distinct advantage. SAP, Excel, Word, are essential. Lean Six Sigma (or similar) training a distinct advantage. Analytical & problem-solving skills, process improvement orientation, and the ability to handle multiple tasks. Previous purchasing experience - highly advantageous. To Apply If you would like to discuss this vacancy or to discuss your career and other job opportunities in confidence, contact us: 14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, Ireland. +353 56 77 90100. Click here to submit your CV. Please note, we do not require agency assistance with this role.    .

Date Added

222 days ago