Supply Chain Manager

Posted 19 February 2024
LocationCounty Cavan
Job type Permanent
Discipline Supply Chain
Contact NameBreda Dooley

Job description

What you need to know

Matrix Recruitment is working with an established manufacturing company in Co. Cavan to hire a Supply Chain Manager. This job will sit on the management team, driving the company forward.

Our client is looking for a skilled Supply Chain Manager to oversee inventory, sourcing, planning, warehousing, and procurement. The right candidate will have an excellent problem-solving mindset and rigorous attention to detail. They will have a deep understanding of the supply chain function and inventory maintenance.

This job will require a strong communicator with a desire for innovation and transformation.

Permanent job with excellent salary and benefits.

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Key duties & responsibilities

  • Create and implement the overall supply chain strategy.

  • Build a resilient Supply Chain that is robust, agile and has the ability to evolve in line with a growing business.

  • Collaborate with Sales, Customer Service and Operations to ensure Order Cycle Times (OCT) are met.

  • Determine and measure key supply chain KPIs to ensure internal (inbound, materials, production) and outbound products are coherent with an effective and efficient Supply Chain operations.

  • Build deep supply chain knowledge assessing and tackling risks and new opportunities,

  • Identify and analyse bottlenecks delivering processes to ensure smooth flow.

  • Drive solutions for process. improvements forging relationships across other functions including production, sales, finance, and quality.

  • Build and develop the supply chain team, instilling best practice and continuous improvement.


What are we looking for?

  • Education to masters or degree level.

  • At least 2-3 years at management level and up to 10 years’ experience in supply chain, ideally in a manufacturing/engineering sector

  • Experience in leading and managing a supply chain team/function with proven experience in driving performance improvement and KPI management.

  • Planning & Sourcing and Inventory Management experience is required.

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong experience in ERP software (ideally SAP)

  • Strong analytical thinker with the ability to act operationally and strategically.


Please send cv in word format.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Breda 0874057840.

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