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Supply Chain Analyst

  • Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment
  • Galway

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The Role

Our Client, a leading medical device company based in Galway is looking for a Supply Chain Analyst to join their team. As a Supply Chain Analyst you will support the procurement, planning and inventory management of material for new product introduction and continuous production. You will be a key contributor in implementing inventory reduction strategies, driving the development of SAP/Rapid Response supply chain functionality, cost reduction and supporting the SI&OP Supply Review process.


Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Work closely with other members of the Operations team to identify & minimise risks to supply chain in order to ensure on-time delivery to customers and to resolve any issues that may arise.
  • Develop and drive inventory reduction strategies and activities to achieve inventory targets and minimise excess & obsolete.
  • Identify & implement cost reduction strategies.
  • Perform scheduling and planning functions and develop and utilize ERP systems to achieve execution of production plan to meet customer orders.
  • Review materials and capacity requirements for SI&OP supply process and highlight potential issues and provide resolutions for potential deviations to plan.
  • Liaise closely with relevant functions to ensure the planning and control process is supported by accurate BOMs, routings, yields etc.
  • Maintain and develop MRP including the creation and release of ZSTD production orders to production
  • Convert Planned orders to Production Orders, ensuring that material requirements required at Kitting align with Production Order start quantities.
  • Analysis & maintenance of all inventory and planning related reports, files & documents including Plant, Customer delivery & Product Performance.
  • Provide support to other team members in fulfilling the agreed company objectives and strategy.



  • 6 years experience in a manufacturing Supply Chain environment is preferred.
  • Third level degree and/or APICS, IIPMM or equivalent qualification is preferred.
  • Strong working knowledge of SAP or an alternative ERP supply chain planning functionality is required.
  • Demonstrated achievement of driving inventory reduction initiatives and exposure to lean supply chain techniques.
  • Ability to trouble shoot ERP system issues.
  • Excellent negotiation, planning and analytical skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft packages in particular Excel.
  • Good communicator, team player, proactive and strong inter personnel skills.

Note: By applying for this position, you may also be considered by Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment for other or future related vacancies.

Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment

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To apply for this job please visit palebluedotrecruitment.recruitee.com.