Overview

Our client is seeking a Purchasing Manager based in Castlebar, Co. Mayo.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Design, plan and implement sourcing and purchasing strategies
  • Work with suppliers, manufacturers and internal departments
  • Maintain a database of approved suppliers
  • Build and maintain relationships with suppliers and vendors
  • Negotiate lower pricing
  • Search and source potential suppliers and vendors
  • Track, measure and analyze company expenditures
  • Oversee the recruitment, hiring and training of new staff
  • Determine and track KPIs
  • Provide reports for upper management
  • Adhere to laws, rules and regulations

Key Skills 

  • Previous working experience in a Purchasing Management for 3-5 years
  • Degree in Business Administration, Logistics, or similar relevant field
  • Hands on experience in budgeting and purchasing management
  • Superb communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Outstanding negotiation skills
  • Problem solver with a strong analytical mindset
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent customer service skills

For more information, contact Leona on 0949029944 or at [email protected] 

Leona Walsh

Recruitment Consultant

Leona is the most recent addition to the Arcon Recruitment team. A Castlebar native She is a business graduate of  GMIT and brings with her valuable experience in the hospitality sector. Leona currently provides support to the admin / accounts division and spends a lot of her

day liaising with new and existing candidates.  

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