Purchasing Officer

  • Job Reference: 466316248-2
  • Date Posted: 6 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Adecco Ireland
  • Location: Tipperary, County Tipperary
  • Salary: €31,626 to €36,144
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Purchasing Officer

LOCATION: Tipperary/ Limerick



Permanent, Full-time role

Key Responsibilities

Requesting quotes and comparing quotes from suppliers and negotiating with suppliers
Raising and issuing PO's for procuring goods and services.
Monitoring orders and ensuring on time delivery - communicating lead times to production, Engineers and on-site teams.
Category spend management and identifying opportunities for cost improvements.
Monitoring performance and delivery of contracted services.
Sourcing of new suppliers and building relationships with existing vendors
Organising the distribution of consumables and materials to various jobs site.
Following purchasing procedures and maintaining documentation for ISO audits.
Working with Various Departments within company to organise goods and services required on various sites around Ireland and the UK.
Working with the Accounts department, i.e., Invoicing and Purchase Order
Managing Plant hire for job sites

Key requirements

Experience within a similar role, highly beneficial if coming from an Engineering/ Construction environment.
Qualification in Purchasing/ Supply Chain Management, Finance or similar
Strong administration skills with great knowledge of various software packages
Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and communication skills
Highly meticulous attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
Ability to work effectively as part of a team and individually
Previous negotiation skills

Adecco Ireland is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy