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Supply Chain & Materials

Warehouse Manager - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 1/05/2017
Job Reference: 87380

Job Description

Our client, a Medical Device manufacturing company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Warehouse Manager for their site.

Warehouse Manager
This role reports to the Supply Chain Manager. As a key member of the Supply Chain Team he/she will be responsible for driving the development, implementation and ongoing management of the warehousing and shipping functions to best-in-class standards. The scope of the role includes EH&S, Quality, Customer satisfaction, People management, Operational excellence and Cost management.

  • EH&S: Develop and drive a culture of continuous improvement in the area of EH&S relating to Warehouse/Shipping staff.
  • People: Providing management & leadership to staff in the areas of performance management and training and development plans.
  • Quality: Manage, develop & ensure compliance to all regulatory and quality procedures & systems including ensuring all SOPs and Work Instructions accurately reflects the process and are up to date.
  • Service: Maintain high quality service levels to internal & external customers ensuring achievement of OTIF targets
  • TEOA: Provide leadership in the roll-out for Warehouse and Shipping functions
  • Resources: Optimise the use of personnel and resources in meeting demanding service levels to support changing business needs.
  • Inventory control: Implement robust inventory management control processes and procedures targeting best in class inventory accuracy
  • Cost Management: Ensure effective management of all associated costs including labour, freight, inventory write-offs, external warehousing providers
  • Systems: Support the rollout of SAP ERP across the site
  • Trade Compliance: Ensure compliance to all customs and related trade regulatory requirements.

  • 10 years' relevant experience in Warehousing / Logistics in a medical device manufacturing environment
  • Proven strong leadership and people management skills
  • High level of flexibility and ability to adapt quickly to changing business demands.
  • Excellent PC skills and strong knowledge of ERP systems (Oracle and/or SAP).
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work across organisations to get best results.
  • Ability to multi task and work on own initiative.
  • Excellent analytical /problem solving skills

For further information on this Warehouse Manager role in Galway please contact Ros Lomasney on 091730022 /
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