Coordinates, organizes and oversees all activities involved in the identification, acquisition, production and distribution of materials.
Collaborates with other departments and stakeholders to identify and maintain resources needed to establish and provide an effective supply chain
Establishes performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or evaluation of factors affecting the supply chain
Responsible for creating a culture that fosters open communication, trust, and a data driven approach to problem solving.
Must employ a servant leadership style of management.
Supports quotation of RFQs with quick turn-around times through diligent understanding of key components, strong supplier relationships, intimate knowledge of technical specs, and close collaboration with Engineering.
Develops and maintains detailed inventories of materials and supplies located in the company, at sites, and in the factory
Maintains required quantity of supplies and materials to optimize production
Analyzes current inventories and procedures; suggests improvements to increase efficiency of supply chain and profitability for the company
Develops policies to increase efficiency throughout the supply chain while ensuring quality and safety; implements subsequent changes to processes
Identifies optimal shipment and transportation routes with attention to consolidation of warehousing and distribution
Assesses the need for material-handling equipment and staffing; makes recommendations to ensure efficient loading, unloading, movement, and storage of materials
Negotiates prices for raw material and delivery with suppliers, vendors, and/or shipping companies
Designs and implements inventory managements systems appropriate to the stocking levels and replenishments requirements of all inventory items. This includes MRP, Kanban, and visual management.
Participates as an advisory member of the product development team, providing information and guidance on availability and cost of supplies and materials
Acts as part of the team coordinating engineering changes, product line extension, or new product launches to ensure timely and orderly material and production flow transitions
Monitors the performance of suppliers, assessing their ability to meet quality and delivery requirements; identifies and qualifies new suppliers in collaboration with other departments
Adhere to safety requirements by wearing appropriate protective gear when needed
Oversees the daily workflow and schedules of the department
Conducts performance evaluations that are timely and constructive
Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field required; Master’s degree preferred
Five years of experience as a supervisor, manager, or similar relevant position required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills with a proven ability to create and maintain positive working relationships with vendors, suppliers, shippers, and customers
Strong supervisory and leadership skills
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Thorough understanding of company products and logistics
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
Experience with Global Shop Solutions preferred
Bilingual in English/Spanish a plus
Job Type: Full-time
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
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