Supply Chain Manager
SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER. Job Summary. A Supply Chain Manager is required to ensure the maximizing of all opportunities to improve quality and service levels whilst reducing costs by evaluating and managing all supply chain processes. The Supply Chain Manager will be responsible for managing the supply chain function including strategic sourcing, procurement, planning, and MRP. The role of Supply Chain Manager is to provide leadership of the supply chain function and to manage these tasks directly. Responsibility for leading a technical team in achieving business and operational objectives. Implement and maintain a lean manufacturing system within the supply chain environment. Take responsibility for supply chain costs and conformance with budgets and targets. Introduce new targets and KPIs to measure performance. Negotiate with suppliers the best possible price for all materials ensuring compliance to required standard of quality. Liaise with engineering department to assist with the introduction of new products and equipment. Support engineering to deliver yield, NPI and efficiency goals. Identify new manufacturing agents to improve throughput and increase tool life while driving down costs ensuring compliance to quality requirements. Prepare Project Status & relevant reports for Management reviews. Present, where appropriate, technical data to internal / external audit and inspection groups as required. Promote and uphold company performance standards and ideology (on time delivery, quality, lean manufacturing, continuous improvement, housekeeping & work ethic. EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE: APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional. Minimum 5 years related experience; or equivalent combination education and experience. Experience with FDA and ISO quality system requirements - Preferred. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Accredited Lean / Six Sigma qualification (Green Belt or Higher) - a distinct advantage. Excellent written, organization, and computer skills. Experience in working with customers. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
10 days ago