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Exports Supply Chain Manager


Job Title: Exports Supply Chain Manager (Hybrid working structure) (12-month contract)
Reports to: VP of Global Supply Chain
Location: Drogheda, Co. Louth
Contract Type: Full-time, 12-month Contract, Hybrid working structure (3 days at home 2 days in the office)

Role Overview:
If you are passionate about outstanding customer service levels, this is an exciting role to join the Global Supply Chain team supporting the EMEA/Latam region. The incumbent will be responsible for the end-to-end supply chain for the region, supporting strategic customers, and interacting with Planning and Operations to ensure orders are produced on time. A large part of the role will be building relationships with 3rd party logistics partners.

Role Deliverables:

  • Establish strong relationships with customers and distributors and establish business review meetings with strategic customer accounts
  • Ensure readiness for new business development opportunities through cross-functional work with the rest of the Supply Chain Department.
  • Oversee the fulfilment of customer orders on time and in full by working with demand planning, production planning, distribution and supply partners
  • Ensure master data is regularly and accurately maintained to support business processes
  • Management of Transport and 3PL partners, performing quarterly reviews, implementation of service level agreements (SLAs) and performance measurements.
  • Management of warehouse stock reconciliations, monitoring of stock shelf life & clearing of partial pallets
  • Ensuring compliance with government regulations and health and safety standards
  • Oversee the Salesforce and develop procedures and policies for handling customer correspondence and customer complaints by working with the Quality team.
  • Develop strategies to increase the quality and efficiency of support to customers.
  • Develop regional logistics budget in cooperation with Finance Department and negotiate costs and set up contracts accordingly
  • Collaborate cross-functionally Commercial functionally for the development and implementation of the supply chain strategic plan
  • Lead projects supporting new business channels and route-to-market changes
  • Create a performance-driven culture and provide effective management & leadership to the supply chain team to ensure continuous improvements regarding

This is not an exhaustive list and may be subject to change and amendment

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience in FMCG operation in a leadership position
  • SAP for Hanna advantageous
  • Experience in customer-facing roles dealing in a multicultural environment
  • Highly skilled in export procedures, customs and freight forwarding and 3PL operations
  • Strong leadership skills, able to empower and delegate as required
  • Exceptional communication & collaboration skills having worked in a multicultural environment
  • Customer-first attitude, driving results through others to achieve best-in-class service levels
  • Third-level qualification in business, management, logistics and warehousing (Desirable)
  • Experience in international/global supply chain management (Essential)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office Suite applications, sales database, and web applications
  • 2nd European language preferable (Desirable)
  • Flexibility to travel as required

Salary: €NEG (DOE)
Days and Hours of work: Monday - Friday 9 - 5:30 PM (Hybrid working structure, 3 days from home and 2 days in the office)

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact David Donegan