New exciting opportunity for a Procurement Specialist to join a growing FMCG. This is a permanent role based in Monaghan.
The Procurement Specialist will be responsible for leading the strategic sourcing activities with the goal of achieving significant cost reductions, while managing price risk and maintaining/improving product quality and vendor service levels.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Leads sourcing activities, overseeing all activities related to procurement of material, from intent to purchase through to delivery of the material
Develop and implement sourcing strategies for categories while contributing to wider strategy formation and execution
Develop and executes effective price risk management strategies
Evaluate vendor quotations with the appropriate negotiation and purchasing techniques to ensure quality, price, delivery, and service
Analyses market and delivery conditions to determine present and future material availability/price, and prepares market analysis reports
Tracks performance within each spend category and defines budgetary impact
Prepares and reviews contracts, bids, proposals, and vendor agreements for legal correctness, price, and acceptability of items to specifications
5 years of a successful track record working within in Procurement/Supply Chain or related field
Experience in a Food Manufacturing-Consumer Goods (FMCG) company beneficial
Ideally a Degree/Diploma with an IIPMM qualification combined with relevant commercial experienc
Full clean driving licence and valid passport as travel will be required
Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.