Supplier Engineering Manager

Job description

Job Title: Supplier Engineering Manager

Location: Galway

Contract type: Perm

As the Supplier Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for management of the Materials Vendor engineering team which you will oversee supplier selection, process, and material changes.


  • Liaise with planning, procurement, supplier quality management.
  • Working with Stakeholders internally and externally to deliver key vendor/material strategies for Quality, Cost, and Service Improvements.
  • Drive multiple projects.
  • Leading material value improvement projects (VIP’s).
  • Develop commodity strategies in conjunction with the strategic procurement and supplier quality teams.
  • Execute budgets – overhead/project spend and capital planning/control.
  • Develop negotiation strategies with procurement department.
  • Manage and support the identification and development of new or existing supply sources with the purchasing team.
  • Manage and support the maintenance and improvement of Supplier/Material Management Policies Procedures, systems, and tools.
  • Ad hoc duties may arise.


  • Minimum of a Level 8 degree required.
  • 5+ years’ experience in similar job.
  • Capable of leading team of employees with organisational goals.
  • Control the activities and budgets of one or more departments.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills.

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