Junior Buyer – Cork

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Cork
  • 41936964

The Role

PE Global are recruiting for a Junior Buyer for our manufacturing client based in Little Island, Cork. This is a 3–6-month contract role. Onsite role. Looking for someone to start ASAP.

Job Responsibilities

  • Support the existing procurement team in an administrative capacity.
  • Preparing procurement reports for senior management.
  • Maintain, prepare and release purchase orders.
  • Liaise and build a rapport with vendors, carrying out day-to-day procurement functions with them.
  • Notify Buyer of supplier issues so corrective actions can be planned and implemented
  • Closely monitor and be responsible for ordering inventory items in assigned commodities to meet desired availability goals, service levels, and customer orders
  • Work closely with warehouse employees to prevent low inventory
  • Monitor open purchase orders and ensure ship dates are accurate
  • Monitor inventory levels, take action to reduce or increase to meet service level needs and inventory level guidelines
  • Provide customer service team members with information regarding due dates, lead times and prices on items not carried in inventory
  • Ensure all inventory transactions for returned goods are correct to maintain proper inventory balances

Education and Experience

  • Leaving Certificate Qualified, additional qualifications preferred (supply chain)
  • 1 – 2 years buyer, procurement, purchasing or inventory experience.
  • Procurement experience in the Manufacturing sector is beneficial but not essential.
  • Detail orientated with strong problem-solving skills essential.
  • Experience working in a high pressure, fast paced environment.
  • Good excel experience.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to collaborate with multiple functions/ stakeholders at all levels of the business

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Ciara on 021- 4297900 or alternatively send an up-to-date CV

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland****

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. More Information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.