Supply Chain Manager
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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/24/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONShort Description:
Direct or coordinate production, purchasing, warehousing, distribution, or financial forecasting services or activities to limit costs and improve accuracy, customer service, or safety. Examine existing procedures or opportunities for streamlining activities to meet product distribution needs. Direct the movement, storage, or processing of inventory.
' Confer with supply chain planners to forecast demand or create supply plans that ensure availability of materials or products.
' Monitor forecasts and quotas to identify changes or to determine their effect on supply chain activities.
' Define performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or evaluation of supply chain factors, such as product cost or quality.
' Analyze inventories to determine how to increase inventory turns, reduce waste, or optimize customer service.
' Develop procedures for coordination of supply chain management with other functional areas, such as sales, marketing, finance, production, or quality assurance.
' Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers, vendors, or freight forwarders
' Meet with suppliers to discuss performance metrics, to provide performance feedback, or to discuss production forecasts or changes.
' Implement new or improved supply chain processes.
' Design or implement supply chains that support business strategies adapted to changing market conditions, new business opportunities, or cost reduction strategies.
' Manage activities related to strategic or tactical purchasing, material requirements planning, inventory control, warehousing, or receiving.
' Management Experience
' Manufacturing experience .
' Judgment and Decision Making -Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
' Excellent Computer skills
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.
Degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations, Quality Engineering, Finance, or Information Systems. MBA preferred.
Six Sigma Certification