Sourcing Specialist

This innovative medical device organisation develop and manufacture equipment used by various medical professionals worldwide. They are going through impressive growth currently and they are looking for an ambitious Sourcing Specialist to join their team in the South East on a full time basis focusing on the planning and procurement of raw materials and consumables.

The Position:

As the Sourcing Specialist you will join an ambitious team in a leadership position reporting into the Supply Chain Manager. Your main responsibilities will deal with supplier management and also the management of new product development, material sourcing and supply. Your key responsibilities as SOurcing Specialist will include:

  • Focusing on improving Supply Chain processes in line with FDA/ISO compliance requirements
  • Working cross functionally with other departments including Engineering, Manufacturing, Marketing and Quality
  • Liaising with Global Sourcing and legal departments where necessary and also providing support to new product development activities
  • Establishing and maintaining Kanban and other agreements as well as negotiating procurement terms

The Person:

The successful Sourcing Specialist will have over 5 years’ experience in a purchasing position with proven ability in lean practices. You will hold a Bachelor’s Degree in business or a related field and a professional qualification such as ISM or APICS is highly desirable. You will be an experienced negotiator and possess superior knowledge of compliance and supplier contract management

Proficiency in the use of the Microsoft Office suite and experience with ERP systems are important for this role.

Medical Device experience is desirable.

The Benefits:

  • An attractive salary plus pension, healthcare and bonus is on offer to the successful candidate
  • Flexible working hours and an early finish on a Friday

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

Salary: €40000 - €45000 Location: Wexford