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Purchasing Manager

05/03/21 Tipperary Neg

Permanent full-time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Purchasing Manager to join a successful food company, based in Tipperary.

This is a newly created position within the company, reporting to the Operations Manager.

The ideal candidate should have a proven track record in a Purchasing role. The candidate will be passionate about quality, in a highly technical food production environment.

Salary: €55-60k (negotiable depending on experience).

Full time, permanent role.


  • Full responsibility for the procurement and management of all packaging and ingredients for the business.
  • Identify and source new suppliers for packaging and ingredients.
  • Deliver improvements, championing sustainability and cost reductions.
  • Monthly and weekly reporting on agreed KPI’s and end of month stocks.
  • Coordinating tenders on packaging and ingredients.
  • Awareness of the market and industry to understand and participate in NPD.
  • Management of the company’s dry goods stores.
  • Key role in approving artworks and ordering new packaging within the business to include:


  • 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role in a busy manufacturing environment.
  • Experience Managing people.
  • Ability to collaborate, communicate and influence at all levels of the business.
  • Very strong IT, numerical and data analysis skills with proficiency in the use of excel and have a working knowledge of an inventory management system.
  • The ability to meticulously identify, plan and help deliver improvements.
  • Strong presentation skills coupled with excellent oral communication and listening skills.
  • Degree qualification preferable but not essential.
  • Experience in a food production environment preferable but not essential.

At Quorum Search Partners we respect your privacy. Your CV is sent to us in complete confidence and will never be forwarded to a third party without your consent.

Please note: due to current time constraints and travel restrictions, only candidates located in Ireland with full rights to work will be considered for this position.




Please apply by sending your CV to Laura Duffy at or call for more information.

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