Supply Chain Specialist

My client is a global leader in high-tech engineering, with over 45,000 employees across 130 countries. This position sits within the European group based in Dublin, which manages the EMEA region. This role is responsible for managing a portfolio of European internal and external suppliers. The objective is to ensure availability of supply at the optimum inventory levels across various European warehouses.

The Position

Working on a team of specialists reporting into a team leader, as the Supply Chain Specialist you will be:

  • Stabilising supplier base and suggesting rationalisation opportunities across your portfolio of suppliers.
  • Managing supplier relationships and improving the engagements and processes (lead times etc.).
  • Evaluating supplier base and ensuring established agreements are maintained and delivered upon.
  • Managing the negotiation processes with suppliers as required.
  • Reporting on logistics and delivering schedules.
  • Ensuring smooth delivery across the overall supply chain function.

The Person

  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • A degree qualification in a relative discipline.
  • Strong business acumen and commercial awareness.
  • Good negotiation, planning, inventory and buying experience.
  • The availability to travel within Europe.
  • The ideal candidate will be driven, ambitious and a team player.

The Benefits

  • Competitive base salary
  • Flexitime
  • VHI
  • TaxSaver scheme
  • Paid holidays

To learn more apply online or contact Ciaran McCaughey on +353 1 632 1830

Salary: On Application Location: Dublin City Centre