Supply Chain Director

Posted 21 August 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupply Chain and Operations Leaders & Specialists
ContactCian Breheny

Job description

Supply Chain Director

Our client is a leading player in the healthcare sector, dedicated to improving patient outcomes and delivering top-quality healthcare products. They are hiring a Supply Chain Director to manage operations in multiple sites in Ireland, based in their headquarters in Dublin.

The Role

  • Develop and execute strategic plans for the healthcare warehousing and logistics function, aligning with company goals and industry best practices.
  • Manage and lead a diverse team, leading a cross functional national warehouse team across multiple sites.
  • Oversee inventory management, demand forecasting, and procurement processes to maintain optimal stock levels and prevent shortages.
  • Implement and refine logistics strategies to enhance distribution efficiency, reduce lead times, and ensure timely delivery of medical supplies.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including procurement, quality assurance, and regulatory affairs, to ensure compliance with industry regulations and quality standards.
  • Analyse operational data to identify areas for improvement, cost reduction, and process optimization.
  • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) and implement continuous improvement initiatives to drive operational excellence.
  • Foster a culture of safety, quality, and teamwork within the warehousing and logistics teams.

The Person

  • You must have excellent people leadership capabilities, preferably across a multi-site operation.
  • Strong experience in handling the transportation and distribution of healthcare products.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead continuous improvement initiatives within a high volume, fast-paced warehouse environment.
  • Proven capability to manage a large operations budget, identifying areas to reduce cost and plan resources to drive profitability.

The Benefits

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Bonus
  • Car Allowance
  • Healthcare
  • Pension

To learn more, apply online, contact Cian Breheny on +353 1 6321866 or email your CV .