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Supply Chain & Materials

108540 - Senior Planning and Data Analyst - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 2/07/2020
Job Reference: 108540
Contact Name: Fiona Keane
Contact Email:

Job Description

Senior Planning and Data Analyst - Galway - 108540
Senior Planning and Data Analyst
This role is ideally looking for Supply Chain experience within a multinational environment ideally
med devices but would also look at FMCG industries also with strong ERP/MRP
experience (ideally SAP) with other experience using data analytics platforms.

The Supply Chain Headquarters for the Global Infectious Diseases Emerging Markets (IDEM) is based in Galway.
The Supply Chain Organisation is responsible for managing the Supply and Demand of Lateral Flow Diagnostic Tests
for HIV, Malaria, Hepatitis C, Flu and now Covid 19. This company liaises with Manufacturing Units in Japan, Korea,
China and Germany amongst many other external Global. Suppliers and we serve a Global Customer base across all continents. Our core ERP system is SAP.

  • Minimum of 5 to 7 years Supply Chain analytics experience in a Global Business Environment.
  • Experience of supply chain in medical device industry is an advantage.
  • Primary Degree in Engineering, Business, Maths or Data Science is a prerequisite and a master’s degree in one of these subjects is desirable.
  • Demonstrated proficiency on multiple analytical tools such as Alteryx and Power BI.
  • Ability to travel globally as required (with advance planning)
  • A strong track record of collaborating with and influencing multifunctional global operations
  • Experience of effectively presenting to Global Executive teams.
  • Proficiency with project management methodologies and techniques preferred.

Responsibilities and Duties
  • Design and deploy processes to collate data pertaining to supply of raw materials & finished product across
the Global Supply Chain.
  • Design, develop and deploy tools to analyse current & projected performance and outline data driven
opportunities for performance improvement.
  • Develop and deploy predictive models to project Inventory, Material fulfillment, Customer fulfillment and
Sales revenue specifying constraints that need to be addressed.
  • Develop automated daily reporting capability that provides real time performance insights.
  • Collaborate with IT, Finance, Commercial and Supply Chain to build a Global Data set that supports all
Business analysis requirements from a standard Data set. This will require collating information from
multiple data sources.
  • Outline process enhancements and transformations across the Supply Chain functions based on the
insights created.
  • The role will evolve to leading and building organisational capability through identifying additional analytical resources through graduate programs, leveraging support across the Business Units and collaborating with Third Parties.

For further information on this role please contact Fiona Keane on 086 7738651 /
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