close

Did you know that your Internet Explorer is out of date?

To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version or download another web browser.
A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below. Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

crome
Google Chrome
IE
Internet Explorer
firefox
Mozilla Firefox
opera
Opera

Your browser will need to close to complete the installation and you will need to manually reload the site when finished
Apply for this job

Name:

Surname:

Email:

Phone:

Cv:

Salary Expectations:

Education:

Experience:

Current Location:

Notice Period:

Write here your cover note:


If you would like us to create a jobseeker account for you, giving you access to
account management, job alerts and one-click applications, then please tick this box

If you are having difficulty you can always email your cv to applications@lifescience.ie
Details

Senior Strategic Sourcing Specialist


Reference:POR683651 Location: Clonmel
Qualification:DegreeExperience:5-7 Years
Job Type:PermanentSalary: Not Disclosed

Senior Strategic Sourcing Specialist
A Senior Strategic Sourcing Specialist is required to join a world leading Medical Device business based in Clonmel. This is a newly created role within an expanding Global Strategic Sourcing Function offering hybrid working.


The Role

  • Responsible for developing and executing optimal commodity & sourcing strategies
  • Establish & enhance Supplier relationships to drive sourcing & supplier initiatives to meet or exceed product quality, service & deliver sustainable cost reductions, while reducing or mitigating risk in the Supply Chain.
  • Responsible for collaborating with internal stakeholders and aligning on optimal sourcing strategies to develop and implement one common Category Strategy for the assigned commodity.
  • Promotes and works towards balanced continuous (year-on-year) value improvement for all aspects of quality, service and cost with assigned supply base. Manages supplier performance and identifies Value Improvement Program's to improve TCO accordingly.
  • Negotiates value improvements and manages optimal supplier contracts.
  • Assists in the Supplier Stratification activities and develops capability roadmaps with Supplier Engineering and Category Management as part of the Category Strategy.

The Person

  • Level 8 Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 6 years Strategic Procurement (Sourcing) and Supplier Relationship Management Experience in a manufacturing environment. Medical Device experience is an advantage.
  • Strategic thinker that is self-motivated & comfortable dealing with ambiguity.
  • SAP Experience an advantage
  • MBA desirable
For further details please contact;Paula O’Reillyon 00 353 (0)87 7094141 or send CV in confidence to paula.oreilly@lifescience.ie