Supply Chain Lead

Posted 20 August 2021
LocationDublin, Dublin City, Leinster
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupply Chain and Operations Leaders & Specialists
ContactCian Breheny

Job description

A global organisation here in Dublin, are looking for an experienced Supply Chain Lead to join their team on a permanent basis.

The Role

  • You will report directly into the Supply Chain Director and will be responsible for a team of end-to-end Supply Chain professionals.

  • You will manage the end-to-end Supply Chain, determining forecasting requirements and liaising with their various internal stakeholders to execute production schedules.

  • In this role, you will optimise inventory levels at each step of the manufacturing process.

  • The Supply Chain Lead will assist in the development and improvement of all planning, procurement, and warehousing operations for the site.

  • You will work closely with procurement and warehousing managers ensuring supplier initiatives are in place influencing the procurement and planning activities across the business.

  • Attending and leading operations management meetings to resolve any supply chain activities with a view to ensure sustained product supply to market.

  • You will prepare and manage the annual budget in line with the approved budget spend for the Supply Chain function alongside the senior leadership team

  • Supporting supply chain planners/ Buyers / master data and warehousing operations in all material planning activities.

  • The Supply Chain Lead will be responsible for reviewing and analysing supply chain KPIs in order to identify continuous improvement opportunities

The Person:

  • You will be degree qualified with 7+ years' experience in a Planning, Procurement and warehousing discipline for a pharma, medical device, or food manufacturing operation.

  • Have a working knowledge of ERP systems with SAP being advantageous.

  • You will be a strategic thinker with a track record in supply chain improvements and change management.

  • A high energy with a personal and professional integrity with a flexible approach to your work.

  • A natural leader with a proven track record in coaching and people development.

The Benefits:

  • Competitive base salary

  • Bonus

  • Healthcare

  • DC Pension

  • Stock options

To learn more, apply online or contact Cian Breheny on +353 1 6321866 for a confidential discussion.