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Supply Chain Manager in Norfolk at GPAC

Date Posted: 5/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norfolk
  • Job Type:
    Manufacturing
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/10/2018

Job Description

As a Supply Chain Manager, join an exceptional company looking an energetic and talented professional to join their team. They are extremely customer-focused and growth oriented, and have been a leader in their industry for 35 years now. Skilled people are critical to other team's success and, in return, the opportunities for personal and professional growth, competitive compensation, and excellent benefits for our diverse, global workforce are very relevant.

Summary of Position: Supply Chain Manager

This role will direct the organization's overall supply chain operations. Which includes, but not limited to: purchasing and inventory of materials, selection of vendors, and distribution of goods. Evaluates past performance data to forecast needs and manage demand. Develops strategic plans to improve productivity, quality, and efficiency.

  • Lead the development of the strategies and objectives of the supply chain organization to create best-in-class customer satisfaction.
  • Create, implement and manage all processes related to sourcing, procurement, warehousing, logistics, supplier performance and inventory control.
  • Work with the sales/customer service organization to ensure that sales order entry properly translates the needs of the customer into accurate internal order information for the purpose of generating planning and material requirements.
  • Manage the planning/logistics and procurement activity of the buyers and planners to provide timely material support, while at the same time maximizing inventory turns and meeting financial objectives.
  • Ensure proper and complete flow-down of customer requirements to the supply base.
  • Leverage key vendor partnerships to deliver customized solutions that add value and differentiate from the competition.
  • Develop a responsive base of supplier partners that deliver cost effective, on-time delivery of quality material.
  • Utilize lean tools, scorecards and performance metrics to drive improvement across the entire supply chain.
  • Develop a team of supply chain professionals that are responsive, customer-focused and consistently deliver lowest "total" cost.
  • Manage the supplier quality and delivery programs and ensure they are compliant to all relevant regulations and standards.
  • Ensure compliance with the approved and applicable US Government sourcing and procurement procedures.

Requirements: Supply Chain Manager

  • 5+ years of supply chain experience
  • 5+ years of leadership/management experience
  • Ability to be strategic and create a vision and organizational structure to support growth objectives through a holistic approach to supply chain across multiple business units.
  • Formal training and demonstrated proficiency in continuous improvement/Lean supply chain.
  • Experienced in strategic sourcing and logistics management, both domestic and international.
  • Must possess strong analytical, systems and computer skills.
  • Enjoys working in a highly cross-functional, collaborative environment. Culture/values alignment: Courage, Respect, Integrity, Speed, Passion

Compensation:

  • Offers a competitive salary and benefits package

Take the next step in your Supply Chain Manager career. APPLY NOW! Please contact Jay Mendel directly at 605-370-6048 or jay.mendel@gogpac.com for more information on this or any other positions you may be interested in.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or protected veteran status.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 27 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.