Supply Chain Planning and Logistics Manager
This position is responsible for overseeing and improving the value stream related to scheduling customer orders with the factory, coordination and financial responsibility for outbound traffic. In addition, assure Production Control information is verified and accurate, unit of construction, and configuration. This position is required to create schedules that satisfy level loading, external customers required delivery dates, and internal customers manufacturing capabilities with a focus on productivity efficiency and improving the customer’s experience. This position will have direct reports responsible for Production Control Activity, direct customer site interface, and coordinating outbound traffic schedules. This position will identify, manage, and create order management related processes to continuously drive improvements within the value stream.Able to manage multiple projects; able to determine project urgency in a practical way; uses goals to guide actions; creates detailed action plans; organizes and schedules people and tasks effectively.
Minimum of 6 years experience in logistics, supply planning, procurement
Experience with and understanding of Material Requirements Planning systems
Experience with PeopleSoft or Oracle Manufacturing a plus
Must possess a high degree of ownership and sense of urgency in support of manufacturing schedules and plant sales goals
Must possess and display leadership skills related to alignment of people and team development
Strong organizational, interpersonal, analytical and follow up skills
Ability to interpret drawings and technical specifications
High degree of initiative and ownership, attention to detail, and the discipline to follow through on assigned tasks
Ability to develop and manage metrics that drive performance
Advanced Microsoft Office user with an emphasis on Excel
Understand and ability to apply DMAIC Root Cause Analysis Principles, Lean Manufacturing Methodologies and JIT concepts.
Bachelor’s degree required (Business, Operations Management, Accounting)
APICS certification in Production and Inventory Management preferred
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