Purchasing Manager

Role: Purchasing Manager

Location: Dublin 15

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

·The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for managing the procurement of goods and services, plant and equipment (hired and owned)

.Manage and mitigate commercial risk to ensure best return

.You will contribute to the successful delivery of our projects, reporting to the Financial Director

.Manage the purchasing function and the purchasing team

.Negotiate prices with suppliers, tracking all price changes and updates in advance, uploading new prices onto the relevant systems

.Follow up on price requisitions as requested

.Identifying potential suppliers and liaise with both new and existing suppliers to build and maintain good working relationships with them

.Conducting research to ascertain the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality

.Place orders with assigned suppliers as needed and ensure the prompt delivery of these orders

.Liaise with site management on material and plant requirements

.Input orders within the given time frame and update prices on the database

.Perform administrative duties to the specified standard and within the time frame required by the procurement department such as processing payments certs and invoices

.Developing our company purchasing strategy in tandem with company management

.Consistently monitor the marketplace to ensure awareness of pricing trends, risks and opportunities

Desired Skills:

.The individual will require previous senior level experience of Procurement and Supply Chain Management processes within a construction, or a related sector.

.Technical knowledge of building products and systems would be an advantage but nor a requirement

.An individual with good financial, commercial and analytical skills who has proven capability of managing his/her workload effectively.

.Well-developed negotiation skills are essential with a track record of delivering value.

.Strong IT skills including the use of our procurement systems.

What you get:

.You will enjoy the benefits of a young, dynamic and successful team and you will grow with and within the company.

.We operate a system of trust which provides for the modern-day flexibility to carry out your role successfully but in balance with your personal life.

.You will be provided with a competitive salary plus relevant benefits.

If interested you can call Marie on (phone number removed) or send your CV to mclear@proconstructionrecruitment.ie
Dublin, IE