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Associate Director Supply Chain Resilience

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    Life Sciences

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  • Salary:

    €100000 - €115000 per annum

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    Next Generation

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

🌍 Job Opportunity: Associate Director, Supply Chain Resilience 🌍

Exciting opportunity with a leading global pharmaceutical expanding its external manufacturing network! My client seeking an accomplished professional to join us as Associate Director in Supply Chain Resilience . This role will be focused on capacity planning and risk mitigation as the organisation continues to expnad their global porfolio.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (Commercial Supply Chain, Procurement, Legal, Finance, Quality, Technical Operations, EHSS) to craft value-driven risk management strategies aligned with business goals.
  • Implement processes to mitigate supply chain risk, specifically addressing Supplier information security breaches in collaboration with IT colleagues.
  • Develop and execute assessments for supplier business continuity planning and financial health, driving continuous improvement strategies.
  • Drive ongoing enhancement of the Risk Management process to align with best practices, guided by the leadership team.
  • Lead the integration of risk management with key supply chain processes.
  • Appraise the External Operations Leadership team on high-risk areas, presenting effective mitigation strategies.

Experience Required:

  • Degree qualified with 10-15 years of supply chain or operations excellence within the life science sector.
  • Pharmaceutical or Biopharmaceutical experience preferred.
  • Proven expertise in developing and implementing risk management strategies.
  • Strong background in assessing and enhancing supplier information security, business continuity planning, and financial health.
  • Track record of driving continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively convey risk assessments and mitigation strategies.

The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Sarah Mac Mullan from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on 00 353 1662 9120

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