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Supply Chain Manager

Supply Chain & Logistics
Dublin South
Danielle Francois
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Job Reference: JO-2011-65471_1605790039


My client has a need for a Supply Chain Manager focused on Product Planning for a long-term contract position based in the South East of Dublin.

In this role, the Supply Chain Manager Product Planning will accurately forecast, plan & schedule their products ensuring that optimal supply inventory levels are in place to meet demand requirements whilst minimizing scrap risk and optimising and improving reliability, responsiveness, and stability of supply.

Other Key Responsibilities:

Manage medium-term and long-term capacity planning activities and ensure appropriate communication/escalation to critical resource owners

Proactively assess inventory positions (IDP/LDP/FDP/Materials) and execute plans to drive to the targets

Manage towards a stable Supply Plan and identify root causes and corrective actions in case of deviations

Ensure timely completion of the Planning cycle

Develop and present scenario analyses to support decision making in the Supply Chain

Collaborate with Supply sites (e.g. AML & ABR) to ensure timely supply

Work closely with the Global Supply Chain lead to ensure market supply

Work closely with NPI (New Product Introduction) team to manage new product introductions

Identify scrap risks and take corrective/preventive actions to minimize abnormal scrap

Owe/Manage product-specific Life cycle management change controls

Review and update relevant Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and ensure SOP compliance

Lead or participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives using problem-solving techniques (Operational Excellence, 6σ, LEAN)

Monitor KPI's and define corrective and preventive actions

Works under minimal direction and understand that work is guided by operational & project objectives

Independently develops solutions that are thorough, practical & consistent

Anticipates and prevents potential problems

Handles diverse scope of issues that require evaluation of a variety of factors (Supply issues, product launch, regulatory filings, transition plans, NCs, CMO, NPIs..)


Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain or equivalent

Minimum 5 years Supply Chain planning experience

SAP Planning and Rapid Response experience

End to End Supply Chain Management experience.

Highly developed analytical skills

Excellent communication skills

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