Director of Supply Chain - Medical Device - Greater Boston

International Permanent USD160,000 - USD200,000
  • Leadership opportunity with world leader in medical device manufacturing
  • Make a difference creating life saving medical devices

About Our Client

Our client is a world leader in healthcare, producing life saving technology including medical devices, diagnostics, and medicines.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Facilitate Business Unit S&OP processes for business unit or entire site, provide direction to demand, supply, NPI, financial integration steps
  • Lead effort and provide directions on achieving high material availability while minimizing raw materials inventory level
  • Manage planning of all new product launches and planning of product transfers to/from other manufacturing sites
  • Establish vision, strategy, and metrics for Planning, Purchasing, and Material Handling Departments
  • Develop process to monitor and prioritize lots throughout the supply chain, coordinating efforts to prioritize production and supply chain activities
  • Create and achieve Purchase Price Variance, Cost Improvement Project goals
  • Manage warehouses and stores areas in multiple manufacturing/packaging locations
  • Manage direct and indirect materials for manufacturing activities, as well as materials for packaging/labeling activities.
  • Monitors processes for opportunities to improve safety and efficiency
  • Continuously improve cycle-counting processes that ensure inventory accuracy and are in accordance to corporate requirements

The Successful Applicant

  • 10+ years experience managing supply chain teams
  • Experience Managing staff
  • Experience with large scale ERP (Oracle, JD Edwards, SAP, etc)
  • Experience with EOL (End of Life) changes
  • Experience with high mix/low volume
  • Business Planning, Financial management, Inventory management and optimization, Capacity planning
  • Purchasing and negotiation skills

What's on Offer

  • $180,000-$220,000 year in compensation
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Training and Career Development
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
Jamie Brewer
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Supply Chain Management
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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Jamie Brewer
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