Procurement Manager - Construction - Longford

Location: Ireland

EUR 65,000 - 75,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2305-33300

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you a Procurement Manager with 5+ years’ experience working within the structural steel / construction industry?

If you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Sheila on 017978720 or send your CV to

Procurement Manager - Construction - Longford

Job Description

Our client provides a wide range of services to the steel construction industry.

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced procurement manager for a full-time permanent role at their head office. 

This is an exciting position to join a successful and rapidly growing business

Pre-qualification and set up of new suppliers according to company procedures. 

Carry out regular supplier assessment of existing suppliers. 

Negotiate agreements and prices with suppliers.

Assists with the planning and management of budgets, policies and practices for the company

Build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers;

Manage company internal purchasing system in line with company policy, ensuring all information is accurate and up to date

Provide all requested purchasing and supplier related reports including quarterly spend report, monthly KPI reports and other report information requested by senior management

Provides coaching and guidance on job performance and career development to direct reports.

Reporting of all procurement saving.

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

Liaise between suppliers, manufacturers, and relevant internal departments

Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities;

Develop a purchasing strategy;

Manage and responsible for purchasing department


Degree qualified – Purchasing and supply,Business Studies.

Min 5 years’ experience in a similar role within the construction industry

Must have strong business and commercial acumen

Be an experienced negotiator

Ability to build and develop strong trusting relationships with suppliers and colleagues

Must be a self-starter, be goal focused and work on your own initiative

Excellent at working under strict deadlines and ability to prioritise and delegate workload accordingly

Must have excellent organizational and multitasking skills, attention to detail


Salary €70K€75K and negotiable based on relevant experience

Permanent staff role - Mon-Fri 8.00am-5.00pm / Fri 8.00am-4.00pm 


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Procurement Manager interested in roles based in Longford, you can contact Sheila by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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