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Senior Director Supply Planning

Job Seekers Ireland Supply Chain & Procurement Life Science

Job Summary

  • Galway
  • Permanent
  • BBBH780610
  • Apr 27, 2021
  • Competitive
Job Description

An exciting opportunity to join a global medical device company as a Senior Director Supply Planning in their European HQ in Ireland.

Job Purpose:

Reporting to the Vice President Demand Fulfilment, this role will have overall accountability for harmonizing and advancing the capability of Production Planning Processes Specifically, the role will

  • Lead the Global Supply Planning organisation in ensuring supply of product from forecast/demand to plant output in meeting commercial, financial and operational plans.
  • Anticipate future business requirements by establishing a strategic roadmap which advances the organizational and process capabilities required to enable the delivery of an adaptive, scalable fulfilment model.
  • Support Regional Manufacturing clusters in meeting their Operational and Financial objectives.
  • Provide supply chain planning leadership as part of a multi-disciplined cross functional team tasked with delivering the business' strategic manufacturing objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop an annual operating plan for departmental expenses as well as production plans for manufacturing sites that meets demand, financial and inventory expectations.
  • Develop organization capabilities which can respond to a dynamic business environment. Recruit and maintain high performing supply chain professionals.
  • Ensure the development of the supply chain team by maintaining objectives, development plans, performance reviews and succession plans for all team members.
  • Lead as process Owner for Supply within the S&OP process, facilitating teams to execute (transformational) improvement initiatives
  • Provide leadership and vision to optimize Supply Chain processes (Supply/Network Planning, Capacity Planning, Detailed Scheduling, Event Planning and Inventory Management)
  • Leverage Process Excellence and Lean practices, as well as Advanced Planning Systems / Techniques to further supply chain maturity.
  • Partner with Regional Manufacturing, Procurement and Business Unit partners to identify supply reliability risks, and drive appropriate risk mitigation.
  • Partner with procurement / external vendors to provide requirements and ensure capacity for RM supply deploying VMI whenever applicable.
  • Develop and ensure the execution of a constrained plan and detailed manufacturing schedule, as well as driving RM and WIP Inventory Planning/Optimization thereby ensuring best use of network capacity to optimize investment and meet demand and inventory goals
  • Ensure supply chain readiness for new product launches at the site level
  • Deliver on Supply Chain metrics (Backorder, LIFR, OTD, % attainment SS etc)

Qualifications / Skills

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline, MBA or equivalent degree is preferred
  • A minimum of 10 years in Manufacturing, Planning, Sourcing and/or Logistics
  • Strategic thinking with the ability to create, cultivate and implement change

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Consultant Details

Consultant Details

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Darragh McCarthy
  • Associate Director
  • 021 2300421/ 014321555
  • dmccarthy@morganmckinley.com