Logistics Manager- Cork- Perm

  • Reference: CJ46528
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Production

Role Purpose:

The primary responsibility of this position is to develop and execute strategies to drive production planning, inventory management, material procurement and warehouse/distribution management. 

Strong planning knowledge/ knowledge of planning tools / experience of how other companies manage this function and ability to lead change and bring the team with him/her.  The chosen candidate will be a change leader working with a multinational envoirnment. He/she will need planning expertise who can take the function to the next level.



Role Responsibilities:

  • To take the overall responsibility for delivering the Logistics department’s functional goals, including financial and people development
  • To provide key enabling and optimisation support to ensure the timely and cost-effective delivery of the business goals & objectives
  • To manage a team to deliver the responsibilities and mandate of the Logistics department
  • To work with the Global Supply Planning team within the Contrast Media Supply Chain to deliver operational synergies and maximise service to our customers
  • Execute Logistics strategies and initiatives focused on process improvement and standardization
  • To lead the sales and operations planning processes (pre-SPP) and be a key contributor to the budgetary planning processes.
  • To work closely with other departments in implementing process improvements to achieve plant goals of production output, efficiencies, unit cost and quality
  • Ensure compliance with current regulatory standards and guidelines (Distribution, administrative, financial & quality assurance)
  • Responsible for developing people and technical skills to be able to implement new concepts of supply chain management in an environment of continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for aligning functional development initiatives with those of other departments and the strategic development.


Role Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 3rd level qualification.
  • Very strong experience in a GMDP environment with a very strong knowledge of quality, regulatory, manufacturing and supply chain systems.
  • Broad and comprehensive knowledge and understanding of supply chain systems, processes and practices.
  • Significant managerial experience in a regulated dynamic environment.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Susan on 021 4911065 or email susan.crowley@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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