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Supply Chain Manager

Reference:PORAPCM-352363 Location: Cork
Qualification:DegreeExperience:5-7 Years
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: BD Manager, Supply Chain Manager

A Supply Chain Manager is required to join a leading international Biopharmaceutical organisation in Cork.
Job Responsibilities

•Manages operations and may manage tasks and performance of assigned group of staff in the Supply Chain department, in accordance with the budget.
•If responsible for personnel management, selects, develops and evaluates staff to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
•Responsible for implementing and providing input to the planning of activities related to the material purchase, material control, inventory control, and shipping/receiving and stores functions, in support of existing and future business plans.
•Works on material schedules and coordinates the efficient movement of materials with production and engineering. Provides business solutions in support of Supply Chain planning.
•Maintains and assists with the implementation of Supply Chain policies, procedures, techniques, standards, and systems. Contributes to the development of complex new concepts, techniques and standards.
•Assists with the preparation of project plans and manages projects to successful and timely completion. Provides expertise to the team and functional areas to anticipate and identify complex project issues which pose a challenge to achieving strategic goals.
•Reviews and assists with planning requirements for business operations. Acts as an advisor to meet schedules and/or resolve technical problems.
•Supports the execution of supply chain planning initiatives to achieve departmental targets.
•Negotiates contracts with suppliers/vendors to secure best pricing for the business. Monitors and reports the cost, schedules and performance aspects for contracts.

The Person

•7+ years of relevant experience in Supply Chain and a BS or BA; or
•5+ years of relevant experience in Supply Chain and a MA/MBA.
•Experience in pharmaceutical operations/cGMP environment highly desirable.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills.
•Has an aptitude for working with computer systems to plan and manage supply chain requirements.
•Demonstrates strong analytical and problem solving skills.
•Demonstrates up-to-date knowledge of business operating systems, distribution requirements planning, production scheduling, Oracle/DB2/Access databases and Microsoft applications (e.g., Excel) as relates to business needs.
•Proficiency in ERP system software, with emphasis on Operations/Supply Chain functionality.

If you would like further Information you can contact the recruiter directly:

Paula O'Reilly | Tel: +353 (0) 1 507 9265