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Matrix Recruitment is working closely with their client, a leading manufacturer of pharmaceutical product and they are currently looking to hire a Buyer to join their team in East Galway.

This is a permanent full-time position.

You will report to the Purchasing Manager.

Your new role

As a Buyer you will be responsible for the procurement of pharmaceutical products and the on-time dispatch, delivery and quality to the purchaser.

Your duties will include:

  • Procure of materials for production facility.
  • Monitoring inventory levels.
  • Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers and maintain an ongoing valuable partnership.
  • Negotiating with vendors and close deals with optimal terms within the company’s purchasing budget.
  • Manage and control purchase order processes within the manufacturing industry in accordance with MRP and/or customer requirements.
  • Accomplishes purchasing activities in accordance with the written requirements.
  • Liaise with the Planning department, New Product Development, QA/QC, Finance etc.
  • You will operate using the computerised ordering system which will include purchase orders, stock checks, authorising payments and monitoring and expediting orders.
  • Compile quarterly supplier assessments based on KPI’s.
  • Verify full compliance with GMP, HSE etc and ensure they are in line with manufacturing policies and procedures.
What you need to succeed
  • At least 3+ years experience in a purchasing environment/Pharmaceutical sector preferably.
  • Proven working experience within the manufacturing, supply chain industry or related discipline.
  • Must be APICS qualified or in the process of qualifying.
  • Very high level of experience in ERP/MRP.
  • Must be able to multitask and adjust to the fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills essential.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Breda on 09064 90485.

Matrix Recruitment Group is committed to providing a professional service where all CV’s are kept confidential and will not be submitted to any clients without candidate’s knowledge or consent.

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Recruitment Consultant: Breda Dooley

Job Title: Buyer

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