Buyer Role Cork

Supply Chain Representative

  • Posted Feb 21, 2023
  • Cork
  • Contract
  • BBBH26250

LSC have a great contract opportunity for a to join a leading Global Pharmaceutical company based in Cork.
If you have a third level qualification or equivalent education with 3+ years supply chain experience and are ready for your next challenge, this could be the perfect project for you!


  • Manage the operation of the MRP process
    • Reviewing MRP signal
    • Creation of MRP purchase orders with accurate quantities & delivery timelines
    • creation of non BOM purchase orders with accurate quantities & delivery timelines
    • Ensure Purchase orders are aligned to dual sourcing strategies where relevant
    • Ensure inventory levels are maintained at appropriate safety stock levels to meet production requirements
    • Maintain material inventories within FIFO, while minimizing excess, obsolete and expired products
  • Expediting and tracking Purchase Orders to meet production requirements
  • Manage solvent ordering process to meet forecasted production requirements
  • Own the day-to-day relationship with vendors: lead time, quotes, purchase order updates & queries, delivery timelines, documentation mismatch, returns, payment issues (GRIR) etc.
  • Engage in key scheduling and planning huddles & meetings to provide updates on delivery schedules & requirements to meet production
  • Maintain accurate SAP master data for the Buying Planning function: safety stock levels, PIR, lead times, incoterms etc.


  • MRP / SAP experience in a complex manufacturing environment
  • API manufacturing / Biotech experience
  • New Product introduction experience desirable
  • Excel: intermediate level
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to present information in a clear, concise manner

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 on 0214777329 if you have any more questions about this fantastic opportunity!

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The benefits of contracting with LSC

  • Partners to the world’s top Life Science companies we offer you the best contract opportunities in the industry
  • 95% of LSC contracts are renewed letting you choose contracting as a long term career option
  • LSC’s Consultant Success Programme focuses on skills development & on-site support to help you achieve your career goals!

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