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Supply Chain Manager - Galway

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Company: Morgan McKinley
Contract: PERM
Location: Galway, Ireland

Our Client is a privately owned company with over 50 years experience in the research, design, manufacture and marketing of medical grade products for both muscle strengthening and pain relief.

The successful applicant can expect:
To manage the supply of product to meet our customer demand, ensuring the highest quality standard at the optimum cost and to provide Operations support to ensure on time, to scope and cost delivery of New Products activities.

- Lead a dynamic and professional supply chain team and identify and implement innovative, best practice supply chain solutions.
- Ensure the implementation of S&OP process, including FG inventory management.
- Work with the commercial teams to establish a bi-annual product portfolio review and SKU management process.
- Ensure all related processes are documented and personnel trained accordingly, including back-up staff.
- Establish supplier management routines for all key suppliers (monthly forecasting and order placement processes, open order book reconciliation, E&O management, quote and price management, monthly scorecard and quarterly business review processes).
- Manage quality standards in the supply chain by regularly reviewing product/supplier quality metrics and procedures, revising or agreeing new requirements where necessary and driving internal and contractor auditing processes to ensure compliance to the quality system.
- Meet and exceed the targets set on product and process, delivering the lowest possible cost of goods.
- Play a key role in the NPD process ensuring valuable and accurate input and support by the Supply Chain team from concept development to product launch/transfer to sustaining
- Act as a key influencer of process and system improvements, constantly striving to deliver results that meet the needs of the business while identifying enhancement opportunities
- Manage key supply chain projects as assigned by the Operations Director e.g. COGS reduction initiatives, SC Design and Commodity Management Strategies
- Create and manage a team of business and engineering professionals, ensuring collaboration, equity and excellence while delivering on company objectives

- 3rd Level Degree (preferably Supply Chain Management/ Engineering)
- Approx. 7- 10 years experience at management level in Supply Chain & Operations
- Medical devices +/- consumer goods in multi-national organizations preferably with experience of Asian contract manufacturer management


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