Republic of Ireland, Cork
€38000.00 - €39000.00 per annum
13 Jul 2021
10 Aug 2021
JN -072021-193511
Orlaith Gowen
Retail, Buying
Contract Type
Full Time
Adecco are excited to be recruiting on behalf of our client, a manufacturing company in Cork for a Buyer to assist their purchasing team.

The position reports to the Team Leader and ensures that purchased materials are available for production on schedule to meet customer requirements. They will manage the materials from entry and maintenance of Purchase orders in the system to management of the supply base.

You will deal with the suppliers and customers on a daily basis and internal teams to ensure attainment of schedule and fulfilment of customer requirements.

The duties & responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Purchasing materials and services at the best possible quote and quality
-Ensuring the best lead time for all raw materials
-Keep track of all delivery dates and stay close to suppliers, ensuring any issues are identified and communicated to production
-Coordinate Purchase requisitions and raise PO numbers in the system
-Highlight any urgent delivery orders that will affect production and quality ensuring measures are taken to stop issues with delivery targets
-Accurate maintenance of computer files and PO duplicates, up to date records of NDA/SDR and vendor Assessments
-Relationship management and development of new relationships with suppliers and stakeholders
-Raise and communicate weekly task reports
-Analyse supplier performance through vendor performance meetings
-Perform cost saving projects
-Assist with audits
-Represent company values and codes of conduct at all times

Skills and experience:
-Excellent prioritisation skills
-Efficient time management and meticulous attention to detail
-Ability to work to tight deadlines and operate in a fast paced industry
-Excellent communication skills
-Experience in purchasing electronics in MRP system
-Buying experience within a manufacturing industry

If you feel this is the right fit for you, please apply via the link or for more info, contact Adecco Cork

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

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