Remote Sourcing Principle Engineer

CREGG Recruitment are currently hiring a Remote Principle Global Sourcing Specialist for a large medical company in Galway:

  • Principle Role:
  • Remote with some travel to USA & Europe
  • Managed a total spend of 100 million dollars, within the area of Plastics, Resins and Chemicals team.
  • Commercial aspects all thing sourcing new suppliers


  • Level 8 Bachelor’s degree required, Engineering degree preferred and/or technical experience with Injection Molding.
  • 6 years Strategic Procurement (Sourcing) and Supplier Relationship Management
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment.


About the company:

Large medical company based in Ireland, excellent career opportunities.

Salary & Benefits:

Excellent Salary to include, Pension, healthcare, bonus and shares


 Key Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement sourcing strategies in key sourcing categories that results in a sustainable competitive advantage.
  • Gathers Market Intelligence and trends for the Categories and Sub-Categories.
  • Identifies risks within the Category and works closely with stakeholders to eliminate or take mitigating actions for strategic risks.
  • Analyses data and develops tools to manage the Category, including should-cost models, COGS models, etc.
  • Identifies all suitable suppliers per Category and region per sample RFQ and develops comprehensive supplier knowledge & database.
  • Identifies insourcing and outsourcing opportunities.
  • Guide respective internal leads through a holistic & systematic category approach to material & supplier selection and management.
  • Promotes and works towards balanced continuous (year-on-year) value improvement for all aspects of quality, service and cost with assigned supply base. Manages supplier performance and identifies Value Improvement Program’s to improve TCO accordingly.
  • Ensures optimal balance between collaborative engagement and competitive pressure with supply base to ensure maximum value is realized, including negotiation o value improvements and optimal supplier contracts.
  • Manages strategic supplier relationships in line with the Category Strategy and understands the strategic differentiators for each supplier.
  • Owns annual budget process for assigned suppliers as well as crisis or systematic issue resolution.
  • Establish early involvement to achieve development performance goals, support project timelines, and manage product cost.
  • Experience with acquisition integration and chemicals preferred


 For more information call Breda 0860262157 

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