Supply Chain Director
Published on: 29 November 2019
Title: Supply Chain Director
Location: Co. Down
Salary: Excellent Package, Commensurate with Experience
4c Executive is working with a global leader within the manufacturing industry, to appoint a Supply Chain Director. Our client is proud of their award-winning, technologically-advanced products, and their best-in-class design, engineering and manufacturing processes. They are a well-established organisation who are preparing to undertake a period of significant growth and as such seek a highly-skilled individual to ensure resilience within the site’s supply chain function.
The Supply Chain Director will manage the supply base in a challenging and fast-paced production environment. They will lead a large team across multiple functions and will have overall responsibility, managing and negotiating with global supply chains, to ensure on-time-delivery-in-full for customers. The Director will also be tasked with creating efficiencies where possible, whilst upholding the highest quality standards.
As part of the senior management team, the Supply Chain Director will provide strategic direction to the company in order to support the delivery of their ambitious growth plans.
Due to the autonomy of this position, the successful applicant should be commercially-minded with significant director or senior leadership experience in a supply chain role, in a fast-paced and complex environment. The individual should also have demonstrable experience of working with a MRP or ERP system and a proven track record of designing and implementing supply chain strategies. It is an essential requirement to be fully CIPS qualified; post grad diploma or equivalent.
The successful individual should also possess:
- Significant and demonstrable experience of materials management in a manufacturing or engineering environment, where quality and reliability are pre-requisites and world class standards of efficiency are common place.
- Proven experience of the management of a large procurement budget.
- Demonstrable experience in leading and implementing process improvements, and effective management of change across the supply chain.
- Experience of negotiation with suppliers to achieve best value for money and drive efficiencies.
This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate to join a successful, global and growing organisation.
To apply for this position, please send your CV through the link below or directly to email@example.com.