Supply Chain Director

03 Sep 2019

Are you looking to lead and develop a Global Supply Chain function in a growing medical device company?


Provide strategy and leadership for the supply chain operations business unit to achieve and maintain the highest standards of customer satisfaction. Also, the induvial will lead the Integrated Business Process on behalf of the business unit to ensure proper sales and operations planning. Lead and support key strategic and tactical initiatives to optimize performance of Supply Chain.


  • Lead the Supply Chain and Integrated Business Planning process for the business unit.
  • Cost Reduction: Reduction of Direct and Indirect spend, distressed inventory and release of reserves.
  • Cost Reduction: Reduction of Direct and Indirect spend, distressed inventory and release of reserves.
  • Purchasing Strategy: The development and migration to a category procurement strategy.
  • Develop processes, define system requirements, and assume responsibility for the system integration to support multi-manufacturing plant supply chain operations.
  • Serve as senior level representative on cross-organizational, cross-plant, cross-division and corporate materials and operations initiatives.
  • Serve as supply chain interface on new product transition to manufacturing.


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • MBA preferred


  • 10-12 years' experience purchasing, supply chain or business management in a manufacturing environment.
  • 5 years' experience in a purchasing / supply chain leadership position.
  • 5 years' experience in Supply Chain (Supply / demand planning, Distribution and or Purchasing).
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Proven ability to work cross-functionally, with customer driven focus and sense of urgency.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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