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You will work as a Planner for our client, a highly successful and well-established pharmaceutical company in Co. Galway.

As the Planner you will be responsible for coordinating production workflow for multiple products, planning and prioritising operations to ensure maximum performance.

Salary: €35-45k

This is a permanent job.

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Coordinate production workflow for multiple products including scheduling, packaging and QA release.
  • Plan and prioritise operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay.
  • Maintain Manufacturing Oder Fill Rate and Customer On Time in Full and prevent back orders/stock outs.
  • Promote use of Inventory Control System and Production Scheduling System.
  • Obtain output information (number of finished products, percentage of defectives etc.)
  • Prepare and submit status and performance reports.
  • Oversee inventory management of products by using FEFO and stock level review.
  • Maintain 3rd Party Manufacturing Oracle transactions for finished and Toll Manufactured Products.
  • Ensure the upkeep of the data in the Oracle ERP system.

What are we looking for?

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Logistics or related discipline.
  • At least 2-4 years’ experience in a similar planning role within a manufacturing environment, preferably pharma.
  • Strong IT, administrative, organisation and communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Attention to detail and a high standard of work quality.
  • Be ambitious and willing to work in a fast-paced environment and meet required deadlines.


  • In-depth knowledge of order management, planning and scheduling (APICS), purchasing manufacturing and release process.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Breda on 090 6490485.

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