Senior Commodity Manager

Ireland, Not Applicable
12 Oct 2016
04 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Commodity Manager

Key Skills: Manufacturing, management, contract
Location: Anywhere in Ireland - a home based role.
Salary / Package: To be discussed with candidate
Timeframe: Role has full sign off and budget

Recruitment Partner: Airswift Account Manager: Karren Mounsey

The position & experience required

Our client an international manufacturer is looking to recruit an experienced Senior Commodity Manager to manage the full contract life-cycle for the manufacturing for a CCA contract (Circuit Card Assemblies).

The role will drive and satisfy full compliance to the required regulations that the business operating model require.
The person in this role will also demonstrate success driving advanced supply solutions into the supply base.

  • Establish vendor approval
  • Approve & maintain third-party contract manufacturer lists
  • Drive quality control requirements with quality management.
  • Review, approve, monitor and drive corrective action, in conjunction with Quality Leader and SQEs, as necessary to contract manufacturer.


  • Bachelor's (or equivalent third level qualification) in engineering, business or operations or related field.
  • 5+ years' experience in strategic sourcing or related functions.
  • 3+ years' experience managing CCA Contract Manufacturers at global locations (or similar experience).
  • Experience in multi-site operations.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office tools
  • Advanced skills utilizing Excel for data analysis and management
  • Experience with ERP systems, preferably SAP

    The next step
    We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not 'tick all the boxes', but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager Karren Mounsey.