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Date: May 25, 2021

Location: Cork, C, IE

Company: Boston Scientific


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Statis: Perm Role
Req number: 481351 






Join a Supply Chain Team for the Future!


Become part of a dynamic and innovative end to end supply chain team within BSC. Learn best in class supply chain planning and purchasing models that will deliver life changing devices to our customers.  Strive for high performance across key Supply Chain Metrics in Quality/Service/Cost. Become a leader of our Sales Inventory & Operations Planning cycle with responsibility for global divisional collaboration to drive strategic investment decisions. Learn how to integrate and deploy complex new products into our business and work with a global supply base on delivery excellence.




  • Develop / lead the implementation of site planning and purchasing activities to support an agile end to end supply chain that contributes to best in class supply chain performance for the BSC network.
  • Lead the local Sales Inventory & Operations Planning (SI&OP) process for individual business units, and co-ordinates primary decision making relating to capacity and supply.
  • Utilise and leverage end to end supply chain planning platforms to ensure data based decision making for key business investment decisions.
  • Maintain a comprehensive purchasing system and support tactical purchasing requirements for a cross section of raw materials.
  • Engage with suppliers on various inventory and delivery management programs to maintain a balanced supply to operations.
  • Drive a continuous improvement focus relating to Material Requirements Planning and supplier engagement.
  • Participates in cross-functional teams to support global supplier evaluation and selection. 
  • Provide supply chain SME guidance on New Product Development and Integration activity to ensure primay goals of Quality, Service and Cost are achieved.
  • Interface and partner with core functions such as operations, quality, engineering, and process development to support new product integeration and drive operation excellence  in day to day business.


 Experience and Qualifications:


  • Third level qualification such as a Business Degree in Purchasing or related field is required.
  • APICS certification an advantage
  • Five years + demonstrated successful experience in a similar type role
  • Competency in Microsoft PC Applications. Working knowledge of SAP.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and with minimum supervision

Boston Scientific is an equal opportunities employer.

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