Senior Buyer/Planner

Job description

Job Title: Senior Buyer Planner

Location: Galway

Contract type: Permanent

About the company:

You will work as the Senior Buyer Planner for a global medical device company based in Co. Galway with excellent base salary and benefits.

About the Job:

As the Senior Buyer Planner, you will be responsible for Supplier Management and Production Planning.


  • Manage a team to support end to end supply chain management.
  • Driving sales Inventory and Operations Planning for the site to support service and cost performance.
  • Managing Material Supply to ensure manufacturing commitments are achieved.
  • Drive long term capacity and supply plans for all products.
  • Support annual site budget process determining volumes for finished goods to support earnings, headcount and purchase costs.
  • Utilise MRP and demand planning systems to develop an effective database purchasing and planning platform.
  • Completing analysis of supply chain events.
  • Develop relationships across all elements of Supply Chain.
  • Ad hoc duties may arise.


  • Level 8 degree in Business/Supply chain or similar required.
  • 6+ years’ experience in a similar role within a regulated environment.
  • Proficient knowledge in SAP/MRP systems.
  • APICS and/or Lean Sigma experience or certification desirable.
  • Demonstrated experience of leading Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning.
  • Excellent communication & organisational skills.
  • Decisive approach and the ability to operate in cross functional environment.
  • Knowledge of end-to-end Supply Chain.

If you would like to hear more about this opportunity, please reach out to me on

T: 091749265


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