Buyer Role Cork

Junior Materials Buyer/ Planner

  • Posted Apr 26, 2023
  • Cork
  • Contract
  • BBBH26448

LSC have a great contract opportunity Junior Materials Buyer/ Planner to join a Cork based Biopharmaceutical company. The site manufactures low volume bulk API for Phase III clinical trials, initial product launch and long-term market support. The team on site grow, purify, formulate, and bulk fill mammalian cell culture derived APIs for medicines intended for human use.


  • Liaise with warehouse to understand and adhere to space constraints, managing inventory levels within agreed targets.
  • Effectively partner with all internal and external business partners, while also leading and influencing cross functional teams to ensure the best possible solution to problems
  • Focus on and encourage continuous improvements (CI) of the process being supported (e.g. MRP signal improvement initiative)
  • Develop and project manage local and global programs to deliver continuous improvement in KPI's including Customer Service, Inventory and Cost.
  • Align with strategies and realization of departmental and business goals
  • Co-ordination and completion of required compliance process activities including Change Control, Deviations, Event's & CAPA's.


  • A minimum of 3 years relevant Supply Chain Management experience is required.
  • Experience in Planning/Purchasing in a pharmaceutical environment with strong technical/systems background is desirable
  • Experience of Oracle would be beneficial, but ERP system competency is essential

Note: Are you currently eligible to work in Ireland? As this is a contract opportunity you will need to hold a Stamp 1G/Stamp 4 visa to apply!

Apply via this advert or contact Siobhan Cummins at LSC on 021-4777329 if you have any more questions about this opportunity!

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