CREGG Recruitment are currently hiring a Supplier Engineer for a large medical company in Galway. For more information on this role, please call Breda Murphy at CREGG Recruitment
About the role: Reporting to the manager, you will work on all aspects of supplier selection, supplier process & material changes and technical support for all purchased commodities The Supplier Engineering Team is responsible for the technical leadership and resolution of non-conformances within the supply chain and achieving year-on-year material cost reduction targets. There is about 10 people in the team each looking after different areas:
Supplier Engineer is a technicial role sitting between R&D production and suppliers, technical supplier changes, compounded assessment them changers, qualified with R&D.
Salary & Benefits: Excellent Salary & full benefits including VHI, Pension and bonus; Currently all working from home, but working off they hybrid model 2 days onsite 3 off site.
Technical Team Member on Teams comprising representatives from Purchasing, Supplier Quality and Business Units responsible for all aspects of Supplier Management of Acquisitions.
Demonstrates Technical skills in risk management and remediation.
Responsible for supporting objectives of the Team in terms of Quality, Cost and Service.
Supports Continuous Improvement of Quality & Quality Systems, Service Capability and Total Cost of Ownership throughout the Supply Chain.
Supports investigation of Material Quality issues as they arise. Works with Quality, Procurement & Business Units to resolve issues and disposition product.
Promotes the Quality System within the Supply Base.
Works with Procurement, Supplier Quality Engineering, Receiving Inspection & Business Units to ensure that components meet established requirements.
Ensures that adequate Corrective Actions are identified, implemented and controlled by Suppliers
Provides guidance to other functional areas in applying Supplier Management system requirements
Contributes to the development, maintenance and improvement of Supplier Management Policies and Procedures.
Communicates effectively with all Internal & External Stakeholders.
Develops new Supply sources with Procurement Team
Assesses and Approves Supplier Requested Process Changes
Identifies, Supports and Leads Material Value Improvement Projects (VIP’s) throughout the Supply Chain.
6 years’ work experience in Supplier Engineering role or similiar field.
HETAC Level 8 degree required.
Working knowledge and application of business and technical concepts, procedures and practices required to successfully integrate new acquisitions.
Knowledge to scope, plan and execute risk review and successfully remediate risks highlighted as a result of the review process.
General knowledge of complimentary industry practices, techniques, and standards.
Previous experience of managing acquisitions from a supplier management perspective desirable.