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Logistics Leader (70K)

Job description

He/she will be responsible for category/establishment – based on a sourcing & supplier management strategy.

The candidate must have an in-depth understanding of category management & supplier relationship management. 

Core competencies include (but not limited to) :

  • To lead & manage category management projects, supported by cross – functional teams as appropriate
  • Has a good understanding of the single – use category, the current & potential supply base & can assess future needs.
  • Can maintain end customer needs & might want from end users with respect to the category of single – use technology
  • To research & maintain an understanding of all supplier and supply – based risk. 
  • Experienced in having an approach on relevant stakeholders to secure & maintain buy in & support for projects
  • Strong competency in identifying strategic sourcing strategy for the category of single – use technology.
  • To identify and put in place appropriate SRM interventions including supplier management activities. 
  • Has an understanding of market analytics , & the changing needs of the business & identifies when action is needed. 
  • To report progress ongoing against specific project milestones and benefits delivery

Qualifications Experience:

    • A Degree in Supply Chain Management or other related Business discipline (at a minimum) is required
    • Supply Chain Certification is preferred e.g. APICS
    • Project Management Certification is desirable.
    • Experience with Oracle highly desired but ERP knowledge essential.
    • A minimum of 3/4 years relevant Purchasing / Supply Chain  / Category Management needed.
    • Regulated manufacturing experience is essential.
    • An in – depth understanding of Planning, Scheduling, Purchasing and Logistics is required
    • Experience in Purchasing or Category Management in a multi-national environment.
    • For full details please call Colin on 021-4847131 or mail codonnell@sigmar.ie

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