Job Description

Purchasing Officer - Residential

Cavan, Ireland
Competitive salary
Ref: sw.purchaseofficer.dub

Our client is a well-established residential developer, committed to building high quality homes with a very high quality finish. They now seek a Purchasing Officer on a permanent basis in Cavan.


• Research potential suppliers
• Create and maintain good relationships with Suppliers
• Compare and evaluate offers from suppliers
• Negotiate contract terms of agreement and pricing
• Track orders and ensure timely delivery
• Review quality of purchased products
• Enter order details (e.g. suppliers, quantities, prices) into internal databases
• Prepare reports on purchases, including cost analyses
• Monitor stock levels and place orders as needed
• Plant management and maintenance
• Organise and update database of suppliers in line with our quality procedure
• Collaborate with financial team members on contracts, invoicing, and other financial matters


• Proven work experience as a Purchasing Officer
• Experience in Sage 50 purchasing package or similar (an advantage)
• Proficient computer skills including Microsoft office suite (word, excel, outlook, powerpoint) and adobe
• Good knowledge of supplier sourcing practices (researching, evaluating and liaising with suppliers)
• Understanding of supply chain procedures
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Able to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiently
• Accurate and precise attention to detail
• Negotiation skills
• Able to make decisions in a face-paced environment

For additional information on this particular role and a confidential discussion about similar opportunities, please do not hesitate to contact Stephen Walsh on: 0044 208 861 7847 / 0044 7793 248 204 or e-mail your CV in the strictest confidence through the link provided.

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