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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Logistic Specialist in Drogheda, Ireland

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Job Description

BD is a global medical technology company focused on improving drug therapies, enhancing the quality and speed of diagnosing infectious diseases, and advancing research and discovery of new drugs and vaccines. BD provides an environment which enables our highly talented workforce to be the best at their professions. We are always seeking people who have a passion and commitment to join our Company on its journey in ‘advancing the world of health’.

Due to growth within the supply chain function, we now have an exciting opportunity for a Logistics Specialist on a permanent basis to join our site in Drogheda in a Day role (Monday to Friday). You will be primarily responsible for coordinating the shipping of finished product from internal & external manufacturing sites to our distribution centers. You will also facilitate other ad-hoc import & export shipments as required. Another key component will be management of internal cross functional relationships.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Coordination & execution of finished product shipments across our network.

  • Process invoices & monitor through LOTS system for shipping allocations, generate pick lists, consolidate different shipments for same location to minimize transport costs. Generate shipping papers; transmit to carriers/customers/buyers/etc.

  • Check shipments and if applicable containers before loading. Ensure compliance with stringent requirements for security, damage and product counts.

  • Organize transport and carriers. Carriers must be contacted, and a shipping schedule agreed. Work closely with local transport partner.

  • Arrange parcel and pallet shipments with local courier service when necessary and ensure invoices and correct information is available at time of collection.

  • Liaise with customers/planner buyers/DC's re shipping from BD Drogheda. Deal with all shipping related queries.

  • Monitor/maintain FG inventory

  • Maintain shipping documentation archive. Ensure compliance with record keeping regulations.

  • Creation of GMP & non-GMP documentation including SOPs and shipping documentation.

  • Process for payment in the SAP system all freight invoices ensuring that rates are valid and department charge codes are correct.

  • Monitor use of off-site storage(3PL) to ensure that it is being used efficiently.

  • Point of contact for international courier shipments from all departments in the plant.

  • Work closely with the quality team on product release

  • Act as subject matter expert for shipment, system updates and any other relevant projects.

The successful candidate will have ideally 2/3 years’ experience in warehousing/distribution/shipping. You will have excellent planning and organizational skills. Skilled in analysis and fact finding.

Experience with SAP, LOT’s & MES are desirable. MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point & Teams) required.

You can look forward to a rewarding career, great benefits package, collaborative working and opportunities to expand your skills in this fast moving, dynamic and agile business.

If you’re a team player who is passionate about healthcare and we’ve just described your career aspirations, then please click on the APPLY button where you will be directed to our website to apply directly.

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Primary Work Location

IRL Drogheda - Donore Rd

Additional Locations

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email