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Indirect Materials Purchasing Specialist

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  • Dublin West / Dublin City Centre / Dublin
  • Negotiable
  • Contract
  • Updated 10/11/2017
  • Emma O'Keeffe
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Indirect Materials Purchasing Specialist required for a Pharmaceutical client based in Dublin West



• Lead and manage contract negotiations ensuring value is realized through achieving the necessary quality, service at the most competitive cost in the Market. 
• Manage the approval of contracts and ensure compliance with legislation and the company’s policies and procedures
• Manage and develop supplier relationships across assigned categories and ensure appropriate risk management is undertaken. 
• Develop and implement plans for evaluating and measuring supplier performance of strategic suppliers through the Supplier Relationship Management process. 
• Participate on Global and Regional teams that evaluate supplier performance in assigned categories. 
• Identify and achieve ongoing cost savings opportunities within supplier contracts and operational processes. 
• Establish a clear stakeholder strategy and communication plan to focus engagement at a strategic and operational level. 
• Develop and maintain local supplier and market intelligence to support the development of Market strategies and contribute to Global and Regional Category Strategies. 
• Apply appropriate strategic sourcing elements and associated tools for all projects and educated cross-functional teams in best practice. 
• Deliver the operational requirements related to assigned categories to ensure the business needs are satisfied. 
• Identify ways of improving the Procurement processes, tools, policies and procedures, to drive efficiency and proactive engagement in opportunities. 


• Third Level Degree in business, Supply Chain or Science essential
• IIPMM or APICS qualification preferred. 
• At least 3 years’ experience working in in high volume, complex, regulated manufacturing site 
• Functional and technical knowledge of SAP or other ERP systems, B2B modules. 
• Have good communication and numerical skills. 
• Strong business systems knowledge and experience working with cross functional teams  


Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Emma on 0214297900 or alternatively send an up to date CV

Ref: PEEOK5873
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