Supply Chain Planner

Supply Chain & Procurement | Ireland | Permanent | € 40000 - € 45000 

The Supply Chain Planner will be responsible for the dedicated mgt. of ensuring there is on time delivery of components to site for routine & emergency machine maintenance.

  • The role needs a planner who is very organised & who enjoys working in a fast paced environment; is super strong on Excel & SAP with excellent communication skills.
  • You will have an EU driving licence and have access to a car as you will work between two adjacent sites & hence the ability to drive will be essential.
  • The job will involve you carrying out the following activities:-
  • Creating of supply chain demand & purchase forecasts for business critical consumables, cost control & design change.
  • Optimisation of inventory, ensuring the correct levels of stock is in the right location at the right time.
  • You will use tools, processes & protocols to manage a business critical supply-chain & deliver exceptional results.
  • Integrate planning with adeeper understanding of customer needs.
  • Be pro-active with customers - minimising delays with excellent risk mgt.
  • Mgt. of assigned customer escalations, inventory review meetings, new generation parts reviews, ongoing requirements & parts reviews
  • Using your brilliant communication skills to update all stakeholders at all times
  • Being responsible for ensuring full compliance to internal procedures & providing recommendations for continuous improvement of all documentation & processes.
  • Create & achieve your inventory budgets & projections to meet corporate targets on consumable & non-consumable parts, without compromising customer satisfaction & contractual obligations.
  • This role will also require a hands on approach with a wide variety of administrative tasks that are associated with a spare parts planning environment.
  • Liaise with 3rd party vendors or external vendors to ensure that parts/components are on time in for machine shut down times
  • Building up good relationship with all int/ext stakeholders is key to success in this role


  • Ideally a Degree/Diploma in Supply Chain from a recognised body and min 3 plus yrs. experience
  • Be comfortable with SAP or another ERP & very strong in Excel
  • Have done generation of POs, invoicing, reconciliations before
  • Understand the workings of logistics, 3PLs, shipping challenges & warehousing
  • Have a love of communicating with colleagues and stakeholders and solving problems


  • This is a great company to work for with a competitive salary, pension, health, bonus & easy parking.
  • There will be a mix of on site and working from home

Please apply through this website with your full CV & contact details

Nicola will be happy to call you to discuss in detail

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