Business Support Manager

Are you a Business Manager with a passion for continuous improvement?

Do you enjoy a challenge?

We are seeking a hands on, future focused professional who can help us streamline our processes and bring fresh ideas and perspective to our growing business. In this newly created role, you will be responsible for the leadership of the Business Support functions within Brennan & Company including:

  • Customer service
  • Quality
  • Purchasing
  • Tenders and contracts
  • Administration.

You will be an integral part of the management team and will work closely with the Board of Directors on the strategic direction of the group. Mapping processes, taking a strategic overview, measuring and improving and developing your teams will be what you enjoy. You will relish the opportunity to roll up your sleeves, make an impact and contribute to the success of the organization.


  • Map processes across your teams, taking a strategic view, and proposing, costing and implementing improvements
  • Oversee the implementation and subsequent maintenance of a robust management support system including documented protocols and process maps
  • Engage your team to meet/exceed their personal goals and objectives by developing appropriate orientation/induction, performance review and development plans
  • Define clear objectives, milestones and measurements for all teams in your remit
  • Lead a project to modernize workflows within your departments and continually monitor these workflows to ensure they continue to meet the demands of the business
  • Take an active role in the group management team, providing insights and suggested improvements
  • Work closely with the Board on the development and implementation of strategic decisions, providing feedback on operational issues, plans and achievements
  • Lead a team of Customer Services Representatives to ensure excellence of service
  • Generate and produce accurate and meaningful customer information and data
  • Work with the quality team to ensure maintenance of our ISO9001:2015 accreditation and lead a project to obtain and maintain accreditation with ISO14001
  • Perform a strategic review of our quality procedures and provide recommendations on improvements which would benefit the organization and our customers
  • Share best practice with other companies within the group
  • Lead a project to ensure compliance with new MDR/IVDR regulations
  • Take a leadership role in future branding/marketing strategy
  • Work with the Board on a new branding project for the group to include strategic planning, project planning, implementation, communication and maintenance
  • Take ownership of the administrative function within Brennan & Company

Key Capabilities Required

  • Relevant third level qualification with minimum 5 years’ experience in a senior role
  • Exceptional commercial ability, capable of negotiating/executing on significant commercial deals
  • Experience with the public sector procurement process
  • Excellent customer relationship skills with previous experience in customer service management
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, manage and motivate a team
  • Good understanding of Quality Management and Regulatory requirements (MDR/IVDR)
  • Good knowledge of technical service and engineering requirements
  • Solutions oriented with ability to handle multiple priorities and skill in managing workloads.
  • Demonstrate significant judgement and decision-making capability
  • High sense of urgency and commitment to execute.
  • Ability to travel to clients, sometimes on short notice
  • PC Expertise with proficiency in Microsoft applications; advanced excel skills a requirement

Brennan and Company are going places, but we haven’t forgotten our roots. We have the security and experience of a long-established company with a stellar reputation coupled with an exciting vision and strategy for the future. In 2019 we were proud to be awarded the Sandyford Business District ‘scale up’ award which recognized our growth, marketing, sustainability and team development.

We offer competitive salary and benefits, a collaborative environment, great work life balance, autonomy and opportunities to develop your career.

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