Buyer / Planner

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You will work as a Buyer / Planner for our client, an established company in Waterford.

This is a full-time, permanent job.

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Key duties & responsibilities include:

  • Set and maintain formal, realistic and deliverable production plans for areas of responsibility and manage the supply and flow of material to support same.
  • Set deliverable and realistic rolling production plans.
  • Ensure plans are sequenced correctly to support and integrate fully with end-product production schedule.
  • Fully support Operations Department on all activities relating to improved machine utilisation and reduced down-time.
  • Ensure that the required resources (machines/people/materials) are in place to support both short-term and long-term plan.
  • Support all lead time reduction programmes.

What are we looking for?

  • Excellent supervisory experience
  • Materials Management Diploma/Degree level
  • 5 years Planning experience in manufacturing environment
  • Good knowledge of Planning processes, with emphasis on high volume, complex materials and processes.
  • Experience in SAP Planning environment desirable.
  • Very good Excel, Work and PowerPoint skills.
  • Good working knowledge of SAP MM and PP modules desirable.
  • Working knowledge of graphical planning tools i.e. Orchestrate would be desirable.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Ronan Douglas on 087 4064062

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