Supply Chain & Operations Director

Posted 26 July 2021
LocationDublin, Dublin City, Leinster
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupply Chain and Operations Leaders & Specialists
ContactCiaran McCaughey

Job description

A well-established brand within the consumer goods space with a significant international presence and due to continued business success and new product introductions, are seeking an experienced manufacturing and supply chain professional to lead their team as a Director of Operations.

The role

  • Reporting to the CEO, you will lead all aspects of supply chain management, outsourced manufacturing, service levels, logistics, procurement and planning.

  • The Supply Chain and Operations Director with develop a strategy and implement it across the business operations, identifying efficiencies and areas for improvement throughout.

  • You will be accountable for all inventory and stock management ensuring best in class working relationships are in place with depots across UK, EU, USA and Ireland.

  • You will work closely with business leaders to develop and manage a P+L for the function, while working towards financial targets around inventory management.

  • The Supply Chain & Ops Director will identify the best route to market for both new and existing customers with quality and cost at the forefront.

  • You will continuously review and challenge the current operational strategy so that the business embraces best in class supply chain strategies delivering a competitive service.

  • Developing and maintaining long lasting relationships with suppliers with a view to maximise value across the companies supply network.

  • Leading a team of high performing professionals across Supply Chain Planning, Manufacturing, Customer Services, packaging and technical operations.

The Person

  • You will be degree qualified with 10+ years' experience in end-to-end supply chain operations within the FMCG industry sector.

  • You will have a proven track record in people development and leadership within a fast-paced growing operation.

  • A charismatic communicator with the ability to develop and maintain long last relationships both internally and externally.

  • You will have a customer first mentality with exceptional negotiation skills.

  • You will be strategic but also very focused on the operational aspect for the role with strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

The Benefits

  • Excellent base salary

  • Bonus

  • Healthcare

  • Pension

  • Car allowance

To learn more, apply online or contact Ciaran McCaughey on +353 1 6321830 or please submit an updated CV.