Job Details
NameProcurement Executive
LocationFonthill Business Park, D22
CompanyTPI Group
CategoryProcurement Supply Chain Management
TypeFull Time
Date1/10/2017 12:49:45 PM

TPI Group are currently seeking to recruit a Procurement Executive with an immediate start reporting to Production Director. The main function of the role is purchasing and stock control for our 50,000 square foot print production facility.


Responsibilities of role

  • Forecasting levels of demand for services and products to meet the business needs and keeping a constant check on stock levels
  • Sourcing and ordering material for our production facility
  • Ascertaining the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality
  • Liaising between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers
  • Partnering closely with Production, Planning, and Sales teams to ensure optimum order size, quality and timing
  • Partnering with Suppliers to ensure a certainty of supply and quality of product
  • Identifying potential new suppliers and products,  and building and maintaining good relationships with them
  • Maintaining contract files and using them as reference for future
  • Analyse current spending trends and identifying and driving potential cost saving initiatives as well suggesting procedural and process improvements in the purchasing function
  • Producing Purchasing and Stock reports for senior management
  • Day to Day purchasing of raw materials and outwork services
  • Achieving the correct balance between bulk orders and minimising stock
  • Overall responsibility for Stock Control and Raw Materials Management


  • Minimum of 2+ years’ experience in purchasing, materials management and Stock control
  • Possesses a Procurement qualification or in the process of achieving one
  • Great communication and organisation skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong IT skills, especially in MS Excel
  • Knowledge of the print industry is desirable but not essential




Please send applications with a covering letter for this vacancy to


About TPI

Established in 1990, TPI are an innovative marketing communications company. A Deloitte Best Managed Company winner for the past four years, the company employs over 120 staff mainly located at its state of the art facility in Font House, Liffey Valley. 


TPI Group is comprised of a number of different companies, each with their own personality and unique offering. These include The Printed Image, The Creative Works, ZEST Merchandise, Runway Marketing and TAP Creations. See for more information. 

Question 1
Have you procurement experience?

Question 2
Do you have procurement training / education?

Question 3
When are you available?

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