Banner Default Image

Supply Chain Graduate

Supply Chain Graduate

  • Location:

    Kildare

  • Sector:

    Food Production & FMCG

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Next Generation

  • Contact email:

    megan.oconnor@nextgeneration.ie

  • Job ref:

    JOB-13771_1709805779

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-04-06

  • Startdate:

    asap

Position Title: Supply Chain Graduate

Location: Naas, Co. Kildare

An exciting Supply Chain Graduate role has come across my desk for a well-known Food company based in Naas, Kildare. This role offers excellent opportunities for career progression and gives you broad exposure with all aspects within Supply Chain!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with various departments, including procurement, logistics, and operations, to develop and implement effective supply chain strategies.
  • Analyse supply chain data to identify areas for improvement and cost-saving opportunities.
  • Assist in the planning and execution of inventory management strategies to minimise stockouts and excess inventory.
  • Support the procurement team in supplier relationship management, including supplier evaluation, negotiation, and contract management.
  • Coordinate with logistics partners to optimize transportation routes, reduce lead times, and minimise freight costs.
  • Monitor and evaluate key performance indicators (KPIs) to track supply chain performance and identify areas for enhancement.
  • Participate in cross-functional projects aimed at enhancing supply chain efficiency, sustainability, and resilience.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, regulations, and best practices to continuously improve supply chain processes.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret data and draw meaningful insights.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Proactive attitude with a willingness to take initiative and drive process improvements.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other data analysis tools.
  • Prior internship or work experience in supply chain management is preferred but not required.

The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Megan O'Connor from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +35319609183

Next Generation are specialists in Engineering, Data Science, Digital, Finance, IT Contract, IT Permanent, Life Sciences, Supply Chain, Procurement and Operations

Applications are in strict confidence. Next Generation will never share your data outside of our organisation without your prior written consent. Please read our Data Protection Policy on our website.