Purchasing & Logistics Specialist, Sligo

Ireland, County Sligo, Sligo
Last update 2023-12-11
Expires 2024-01-11
ID #1927924596
Purchasing & Logistics Specialist, Sligo
Ireland, County Sligo, Sligo,
Modified November 17, 2023


Our client, a leading biotechnology company are keen to hire a Purchasing & Logistics Specialist in Sligo.This role is responsible for sourcing, vendor selection, contract negotiation, and order processing for Opex and Capex supplies and services, and inventory control for the site. As a Purchasing & Logistics Specialist, you will be responsible for the following: (Full spec available on request)Responsible for sourcing raw materials, packaging, chemicals, PPE, fixed assets, maintenance parts and services required for the efficient operation of the businessPartner with other departments to select appropriate suppliers who can deliver the service that best meets the Purchasing strategy and assures contract compliance and deliverablesConstruct, negotiate, implement and manage Supply and Service Level Agreements and/or contracts that achieve cost, delivery, quality, innovation, environmental, safety and service targets as required by the businessOngoing commercial management of suppliers ensuring contract compliance and delivery to SLAsConverting Purchase Requisitions, generation of Purchase Orders and Purchase Order releaseProactively liaising between suppliers and staff to resolve purchasing supply issues, ensuring an accurate and timely provision of suppliesAssist in the development and coordination of all production and maintenance materials planning processes (MRP) to maximizing efficiency, ensuring conformance with all quality, safety, and environmental policies at all timesRequirementsBachelor’s degree in relevant area e.g., business, economics, logistics, supply chain managementCertification in APICS or IIPMM desirable Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Supply Chain function in a high-volume manufacturing environmentPharmaceutical GMP sourcing experience is a significant advantageIn-depth knowledge of order management, planning, buying and schedulingExcellent negotiation skillsAbility to act on own initiative, strong IT, administrative, planning, organisation and communication skillsStrong ERP and excel experience

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Purchasing & logistics specialist

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