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FRS Recruitment

Job Title

Purchasing Officer (Manufacturing)


A leading manufacturing company in Co. Laois are looking for a Purchasing Officer to join their team. This is a full time permanent role. Reporting to the Purchasing Manager you will be working as part of a team in a fast paced business environment. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who wants to progress with a growing company in the Midlands . Duties to include: Identify and implement cost saving opportunities resulting in bottom line savings in purchasing. Establish strategic sourcing of materials and services needed to enable us to deliver superior value to key customers and to enhance the organisation's competitive position in the market place. Negotiate Contracts for the purchase of raw materials, capital equipment, etc. Assist Purchasing Manager in the day to day running of the Department. Assist Purchasing Manager with high level purchasing, planning and strategic decisions. Experience Required: Some procurement experience in a manufacturing or related Industry. Ability to assess/understand/ and interpret drawings of components - For example: Experience working in purchasing in bulk for car components or industry related experience would be an advantage. Strong Vendor negotiation skills. Ability to work independently with minimum guidance in a team environment. Highly motivated with an ability to make decisions. Advanced level Excel experience required. Sage 50/Sage 200 an advantage. To Apply: Please email your CV through the attached link. Phone calls to Louise on 05793 26999 / 086 4670069. 100 % confidentiality assured at all times. This job originally appeared on


Laois, Nationwide

Date Added

109 days ago