NPI Buyer

With almost 1,000 patents and a net worth of €.5 billion, this medical device innovation leader is set to grow further this year due to an increase in NPI and global agreements that have placed this organisation at the forefront in its sector.

The Role

The role of New Product Buyer is a new role which has been created due to the exciting growth phase this organisation is currently experiencing. The role will offer you the opportunity to be a part of an ambitious and hard-working culture which encourages innovation and growth.

  • You will be responsible, working with the Business Units and other functions within Operations, for developing monthly commodity forecasts
  • You will update and maintain the forecast information within the company’s ERP system
  • Managing the company’s vendor’s to maximize the capacity afforded to fulfilling the Purchase Orders and execute on the Purchase Orders with the supply base to ensure the Suppliers meet the company’s request dates
  • Conducting periodic business reviews with key suppliers that review supplier performance and key initiatives
  • Implement inventory programs with the suppliers of the commodities focusing on LT reduction, security of supply and supplier capacity
  • You will be a key resource for all purchasing related projects

The Person

  • The successful candidate will have 5 years’ plus experience in sourcing, supply chain management or a related field working within a manufacturing environment, ideally electronic or consumer products
  • You will hold exceptional analytical capability and be systems savvy, in particular, ERP Systems such as PeopleSoft and/or SAP and MS Excel
  • Experience working with suppliers in Asia would be preferable
  • Experience with a high mix / low volume procurement environment is preferred
  • The ideal candidate will be seeking a step up in their career and seeking a role that will develop them even further

The Reward

  • Excellent career opportunity to work in a Global function based in Cork in an excellent location
  • An attractive remuneration package is on offer plus pension, healthcare and bonus

Please contact Rachel Falvey in HRM for further details on this opportunity at or on +353 21 451 11 98

Salary: On Application Location: Cork