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Procurement Planner

Procurement Planner

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    Life Science

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    Next Generation

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    11 months

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Ready to move into your next role as a Procurement Planner? If you are an experienced professional who wants to take the next step and grow your career in a multi-national Pharmaceutical organisation with several global operations, then keep reading!

This is a contract of 11 months (full-time) job based in Dublin.

What will you do in this job?

  • You will be the main point of contact with the suppliers on day-to-day issues

  • You will be responsible for providing Supply Chain input and project support outlining the impact of strategic and commercial decisions

  • You will be responsible for internal and external customer service level requirements, strategic inventory and metrics. Understand supplier downtime, communication of potential shortages and support Sales & Marketing customer promotions

  • You will provide intelligence around demand requirements and understand supply capacity to make the best informed short to mid-term decisions

  • You will be the company and supplier liaison to resolve quality deviations, rejections and advisories

What do you need to be successful in this job?

  • You are ideally degree qualified with 5+ years in a similar Supply Chain role within an organisation

  • FMCG or Pharmaceutical experience would be a distinct advantage

  • Advanced experience and expertise using ERP systems, preferably SAP

  • Expertise in Demand or Supply Planning process including best practices, technologies, processes, procedures and tools

  • Strong communication, collaboration and stakeholder management skills required

  • Strong numeric, data / analytical, financial and organisational skills required

The Next Step for you:

Interested in this role? Please send your CV to Chloe Donegan at Next Generation Recruitment by clicking on the Apply button!

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