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EY Supply Chain Manager – Manufacturing Excellence in Dublin, Ireland

Supply Chain Manager – Manufacturing Excellence


Requisition # DUB0048P

Post Date Sep 15, 2020

Supply Chain Manager – Manufacturing Excellence

The opportunity

In EY, we are looking to expand and develop our Supply Chain Consulting practice to meet market demand in a number of areas:

  • Digital Manufacturing Excellence

  • Procurement Transformation

  • Development of Supply Chain Strategy and Operating Models

  • Supply Chain Process Optimisation and Performance Improvement

  • Sustainable Supply Chain Development

You are an experienced Manager in the area of Supply Chain and Operations with passion to improve business performance from shop floor operations to executive level. At EY you will be responsible for delivering large scale, complex supply chain management and operations transformation project, including design and implementation stages. In your role you will be working with client organizations to enhance business performance through digital manufacturing operational excellence programs. Besides that you are working with the wider Supply Chain & Operations team within EY Ireland to expand the offering in the digital manufacturing area and are actively involved in growing our client base.

Your key responsibilities

Competitive business today is all about making intelligent, informed choices. We are looking for an individual who is passionate about helping our clients to solve their toughest supply chain problems.

As a Senior Consultant in Supply Chain, you will:

  • Have a track record of supporting supply chain work in the marketplace, underpinned with a strong, trusted network

  • Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge in your functional area of manufacturing excellence and continuous improvement. Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge in your functional area of manufacturing excellence and continuous improvement.

  • Experience in delivering operational excellence and continuous improvement projects across all levels of an organization.

  • Hands-on mentality, ability and interest to work with the shop floor level operators in manufacturing organizations.

  • Demonstrate ability to quickly learn new processes and uncover new offering that may assist current customer base.

  • Tactical and process oriented problem-solving.

  • Excellent interpersonal relations and demonstrated ability to work with others effectively in teams

  • Ability to develop and present new ideas and conceptualize new approaches and solutions

  • Superior verbal and written communication skills

  • Build relationships with client personnel and deliver quality client services. Strive to assist our clients uncover additional areas of opportunity and manage the business development process.

  • Understand EY and its service lines and actively assess what the firm can deliver to serve clients.

  • Ability to lead and motivate a team of cross-functional experts of different levels

  • Experience in using digital technology to enhance end-to-end supply chain performance

To qualify for the role you must have

You will have knowledge and experience in a number of the following areas:

  • Be degree qualified in supply chain, industrial engineering or business management

  • Have a of minimum of 6 years of experience in supply chain and operations environments with special emphasis on manufacturing operations and operational excellence

  • Bring exceptionally high motivation to bring your expertise, focusing on digital manufacturing excellence to help our clients fundamentally improve their operations

  • Characteristics of a forward thinker and self-motivator that thrives on new challenges and adapts quickly to learning new knowledge

  • Stakeholder management and communication experience;

  • Deep knowledge in one, or more, of the specific areas of expertise: manufacturing planning, operational excellence, continuous improvement, end-to-end supply chain management

  • Consulting experience

  • Experience working with SAP/Oracle ERP systems

  • Strong Implementation experiences of digital technology across manufacturing operations

If you have a keen interest in being part of a growing Supply Chain Consulting team in Ireland as well as intellectual curiosity and energy, then the EY Consulting team could be exactly the right place for you.

Ideally, you’ll also have

What we look for

An individual with drive and focus who enjoys delivering a high quality service for our clients.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and consulting services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build abetter working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities andcreativefreedom to make things better.Whenever you join, however long you stay, theexceptionalEY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.

Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.