Supply Chain Supervisor - Medical Devices - Galway - Ireland

  • Job Reference: NET - 174450
  • Date Posted: 24 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: €1.00
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary Benefits package
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A Major Medical Devices Company in Galway Ireland is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified person for the following post:



At our Plant in Galway City, we focus on customer delivery performance, lead times, inventory & cycle times. Our Supply Chain Supervisor will be directly involved in coordinating cross-functional work teams to increase effectiveness of supply chain initiatives.


You will be responsible for developing solutions to complex problems & ensuring solutions are consistent with organization objectives. Work is performed without appreciable direction. Exercise considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignment. May provide guidance to lower level personnel.
Lead data analysis for production planning and volume studies. Lead process/rating improvement efforts.
Tracks materials to and from vendors and monitors performance. Resolves vendor related and project related business and technical issues. Develops and evaluates opportunities to improve, enhance or expand vendors. Develops and implements metrics to assess vendor performance and apply continuous improvement. Determines if current methods and techniques result in meeting reliability standards or require modification.



We are looking for BSc level 8 degree, MSc preferred, in a Business/Supply Chain field or equivalent practical experience.

Ideal candidate will exhibit strong SAP skills.

5 years of related experience Supply Chain, Six Sigma, Lean or other process engineering certifications preferred.

Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication and presentation skills.

Ability to communicate complex findings and ideas in plain language.

Curiosity, enjoying discovering and solving problems using data.

You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.

REMUNERATION: Excellent Salary/Benefits Package on offer and negotiable


Please forward CV immediately to:

For informal enquiries, please phone Christy O'Hara on 087-9473404 and if outside Ireland 00353 87 9473404