County Down

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Purchasing Manager

Co. Down – Killinchy 

Salary – Open to Discussion


I am working with a leading FMCG company who are seeking for a Purchasing Manager to join their successful team on a permanent basis.


About you…

  • + 3 years experience in a buying role
  • Degree or relevant qualification



  • Manage all price negotiations
  • Carry out day to day ordering in a just-in-time modified to suit the industry.
  • Manage cost effective and efficient purchasing, stock control of all goods and services the factory requires.
  • Procurement, delivery and receipt of all packaging and consumables
  • Monitor and control stock levels to ensure that there aren’t any shortages/overages of packaging and consumables
  • Maintain database of all items, suppliers, terms.
  • Management and control of stock levels of goods with respect to minimum write downs, targets and wastage.
  • Liaise with stakeholders on a daily basis, identifying and preventing supply problems.
  • Manage sourcing, informal and formal tendering processes
  • Assist with internal teams with regards to arrival of goods on site and to ensure appropriate quality checks/stock rotation is satisfactory.
  • Negotiate all contracts, agreements, supply arrangements, discount, LTA’s, Fines, volume discounts proactively ensure effective supplier management.
  • Review Contract and payment terms across all suppliers
  • Ensure purchase orders are raised and the appropriate traceability labels are provided
  • Source any new packaging/consumables as required by product Development, Production, Quality
  • Other Adhoc duties


To be considered for this vacancy, please APPLY with an updated CV. Contact Owen Barr for a confidential discussion

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