Buyer/Account Manager

Republic of Ireland, Clare, Shannon
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
06 Nov 2017
04 Dec 2017
JN -112017-1531
sarah mctiernan
Retail, Buying
Contract Type
Full Time
Key Duties:
*Operate as an on-site Buyer on a day-to-day basis in conjunction with the support team in head office
Place stock replenishment orders and arrange the necessary logistics to insure the correct product is delivered in a timely manner.
Providing price quotations to customer upon request.
Meeting all the agreed SLA's

*To work closely with Customers Purchasing and Finance teams to insure a smooth process flow through purchase, receipt and issue
*Responsible for placing purchase orders for new and existing products.
Identifying and managing cost improvement initiatives and embedding best practice in supplier relationship management
* Liaise with external suppliers, Customer Engineering, third party sub-contractors and all aspects of the operation, to maintain proactive successful relations.
*Issue, receive and manage Customer owned Inventory and Company's Consignment Inventory utilizing the Customers stock management systems
*Utilise the Company's ERP system for processing Sales Orders and controlling Company's owned inventory.
* Monitor and review performance against agreed plans and budgets, taking prompt and appropriate action to correct any shortfalls in performance.
*Review operating systems, procedures and practices on an ongoing basis, recommending any changes to improve operational effectiveness and efficiency to reduce costs.
*Review all stocking profiles and identify procedures that can effectively be implemented to reduce any related cost.
Proficient in MS tools, Word / Excel / Project / PowerPoint etc
Must have purchasing experience 3-5 years
*Must have worked previously on ERP systems
*Project management skills.
*Communication skills.
*Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-moving team environment.
*Good negotiation skills.

*Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent understanding of supply chain systems and processes.

Adecco Ireland is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.