Assistant Materials Planner

Job description

Assistant Material Planner

Location: Galway City (option to work hybrid after your probationary period)

Type of contract: Permanent

Hours – Office hours, Monday to Friday (8.30am to 5pm).

About Your New Employer

  • This friendly, close-knit company has it’s Headquarters in the US and a busy site in Galway City. Their customers are some of the largest Medical Device and Pharma companies in the world.
  • There are approx. 200 employees in the Galway site which includes a Supply Chain function (a team of 4) that looks after the logistics and distribution of its products.


About Your New Job

  • You will manage and ensure a supply of raw materials including planning and procurement in the most cost effective way.
  • You’ll look after monthly inventory routines including consigned inventory and excess/obsolete material.
  • You’ll manage the logistics and ensure on time delivery.
  • You’ll also manage supplier performance.


What Skills/Experience You Need

  • 1 – 2 year’s recent experience within a logistics/supply chain function is essential.
  • If you don’t have Material Planning experience but a genuine interest in it and knowledge of it your experience can also be considered.
  • Prior experience of working in manufacturing or pharma is preferred but it is not essential.


What’s on Offer

  • The successful applicant will be offered a permanent contract and a competitive salary.
  • Benefits include; Healthcare, Pension, Referral scheme, Car parking, Canteen and hybrid working from home 3 days per week (once your 6 month probationary period is over).


Why Apply Through Sigmar?

  • I’ll help you with managing your job hunt, strengthening your CV and if I get you an interview with one of my clients I’ll spend time giving you as much preparation as you need!
  • I’ll also be able to provide you with an overview of the jobs market within your industry and help you tailor your job search.
  • You will also gain access to exclusive jobs that are not advertised elsewhere or with any other agencies.

What’s Next​

  • Apply now by clicking the “Apply Now" button or call me, Louisa Poinboeuf at or 091 455 308.
  • Or if the job isn’t quite right but you are looking for something similar, please get in touch!



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