Senior Manager, Supply Chain Job Description

Senior Manager, Supply Chain Job Description

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Senior manager, supply chain provides strategic planning/ framework for end to end supply chain management including cross functional supply chain integration.

Senior Manager, Supply Chain Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Lead large multi functional LSS BB projects in Global Ops / Corporate functions
Supply Chain Transformation tracking/value capture
OAgent and vendor performance and metrics
OMarket and macro-economic trend forecast study
OCOGS reporting and analysis of key cost drivers and recommendations on savings opportunity
ODevelop and monitor sourcing allocation plan
ODevelop and monitor county of origin penetration
OResponsible for creating the agent quarterly business review presentation working with CFT and agents
OResponsible for creating reporting to be used to ensure all parties are adhering to agent commercial terms and SLA’s
OFOB Allocation Threshold

Senior Manager, Supply Chain Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Senior Manager, Supply Chain

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: APICS, PMP, ISM, CPIM, CSCP, NASA, MS, MA, MBA, LEAN

Education for Senior Manager, Supply Chain

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the senior manager, supply chain job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Business, Engineering, Supply Chain Management, MBA, Finance, Business/Administration, Management, Education, Industrial Engineering, Technical

Skills for Senior Manager, Supply Chain

Desired skills for senior manager, supply chain include:

Supply chain management tools and procedures
Lean-management concepts
Excel
Facets of the planning function
Multidisciplinary business principles and practices to achieve successful outcomes in cross-functional projects and activities
Organizational objectives
BDX SAP system
End to end supply chain
SAP
Supply chain processes

Desired experience for senior manager, supply chain includes:

Exceptional communication skills and the ability to work across multiple functions and cross cultural, drive action via the consensus with internal and external stakeholders
1-3 years Relational Database experience with SQL Server 2005, 2008 and 2012
1-3 years writing basic Transact-SQL queries and understand relationships between multiple, diverse systems
Specific experience with Supply Chain and IT project negotiations
Extensive experience with negotiating complex in-direct spend contracts
Team player, high degree of self-management, enthusiasm, drives to perform

Senior Manager, Supply Chain Examples

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Senior Manager, Supply Chain Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior manager, supply chain. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for senior manager, supply chain
  • Partner with strategic vendors to identify new learnings and how we may drive mutual value in the end to end supply chain for hazardous materials handling
  • Consult with clients to identify their business and operational goals, and work with team to assess processes, benchmark optimal performance, recommend improvements and implement solutions
  • Serve as Project Manager for solution implementations
  • Build and manage client relationships, including practice development activities
  • Oversee and develop internal staff
  • Lead the DMS Leader and Supply Chain team in optimization of inventory levels within the New Port Richey facility through the implementation of DMS (Danaher Material Systems) processes
  • Analyze forecast signals from Sales and PLM to generate an optimized build plan while ensuring effective communication across extended supply chain
  • Proactively identify and resolve supply/demand gaps with a focus on meeting all customer requirements in the most efficient manner possible
  • Develop and maintain appropriate safety stock and other flexibility strategies
  • Ensure supply chain resources aligned to efficiently fulfill demand, working closely with Product/Process Engineering to ensure optimal timing and utilization of capacity
Qualifications for senior manager, supply chain
  • Should have a hands-on management style
  • 10+ years direct relevant experience in Supply Chain functions of a major consumer-driven multi-national company (FMCG, Retail, Consumer durables, Electronics )
  • Able to work in a highly matrix organization with reporting lines in China and globally
  • Exceptional background in process improvement, business planning, system development and analytical and cross functional project management for this role along with a deep understanding of holistic supply chain issues
  • Strong analytical skills (incl
  • MBA and/or Industrial Engineering Masters Degree preferred
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Senior Manager, Supply Chain Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a senior manager, supply chain. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for senior manager, supply chain
  • Lead the creation of the strategic supply chain systems roadmap
  • Prioritize COE Improvement Leader activities to ensure alignment with the Supply Chain strategy
  • Lead large scale planning systems implementations to enable segmentation and minimize inventory investment
  • Develop a robust BI platform and abstraction data layer to support prescriptive analytic applications, exception management in a self serving user environment
  • Lead high priority/M&A/Global initiatives as required
  • User Support (training, helpdesk, issue tracking/troubleshooting, resolution)
  • System Configuration/Administration
  • Reports to Supply Chain Corporate department in the Houston office, but with a global remit, to provide and share information that will contribute to the global goals of the organization
  • Provide data driven analysis of the company’s production material requirements and suppliers’ performance for on-time delivery and quality
  • Implement strategic purchasing policies for supplier selection, supplier base optimization and material procurement and techniques
Qualifications for senior manager, supply chain
  • ODetail oriented and able to create effective presentations and reporting processes
  • OProven reporting and strategic thinking
  • Advanced knowledge of procurement compliance principles and standards
  • Ten (10) years’ experience in procurement compliance and or Government Contracts/Subcontract administrative and audit experience
  • Three (3) years in management position
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Logistics, Operations, Engineering, Supply Chain Management preferred
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Senior Manager, Supply Chain Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior manager, supply chain. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for senior manager, supply chain
  • Partners with all Supply Chain Pillars (Plan, Make, Source, Deliver, Serve), IT, HR, Finance and other cross functional team members, to define project scope, design, and resources requirements for projects
  • Defines specific KPIs to track successful implementation and allow for intervention as required to get project back on track
  • Follows standardized guidelines and templates to ensure robust project plans
  • Identifies, monitors, and responds to project risk
  • Owns and manages cross-functional timelines to ensure accountability and key deliverables are met within specified project timelines
  • Review work stream charters, workplans, and resource needs regularly with leadership
  • Identifies, negotiates and supports the resolution to issues within and between various project teams
  • Looks after the interests of the project team
  • Coordinates internal resources and third parties/vendors for flawless execution of projects
  • Develops detailed project plans to monitor and track progress
Qualifications for senior manager, supply chain
  • Minimum 10 years Supply Chain Management with experience in consumer goods and / or third party logistics / supply chain services industries
  • Lean Six Sigma Certification (or similar) preferred
  • Experience in the food-processing industry, specially perishable products is an asset
  • In conjunction with all direct reports, construct actionable individual development plans, focused on employee development but also succession planning
  • Foster an environment of open collaboration with all functions of ICT (additional to Operations) as may be required to advance operational and supply chain performance improvements
  • 5 - 7+ years retail/ecommerce inventory management experience with a national retail chain/ecommerce provider, or with a supplier providing products to national retail chains
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Senior Manager, Supply Chain Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior manager, supply chain. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for senior manager, supply chain
  • Attend and present at combined site reviews, monthly network meetings to support the GKM process, Integrated Business Planning meetings, and other meetings to be defined
  • Lead the Sales and Operations Planning process
  • Ensure the demand review process happens on time, helping the sales, marketing and commercial teams to comply with the requirements and active participation
  • Run the S&OP meeting, ensuring that all information is presented, all stakeholders are engaged, decisions are made and execution plans articulated
  • Work with Finance/budget and ensure alignment with division’s financial plans
  • Track key metrics for the S&OP team to monitor the effectiveness of process decisions
  • Develop, monitor and continually enhance integrated S&OP metrics to achieve operational, customer and financial performance goals
  • Lead S&OP strategy transformation with best-in-class processes and leveraging technology
  • Partner with stakeholders in sales, marketing, finance, supply planning and order administration teams to maximize customer fulfillment while concurrently minimizing working capital investment
  • Initiate & establish collaborative planning, forecasting and replenishment (CPFR) process & establish the operation with key customers
Qualifications for senior manager, supply chain
  • 7+ years experience in a Supply Chain in the field, within a headquarter function, or in a top tier consulting firm executing Supply Chain projects
  • Extensive knowledge of the levers available to deliver supply chain savings across the Plan/Source/Make/Deliver verticals
  • Demonstrated experience working in a heavily matrixed global Company
  • Successful track record of leading a team in support of execution of the plan
  • Ability to travel 50-75% to Division locations across the US and Internationally
  • 4 Year Degree in Technical, Operational or Process Oriented Discipline preferred
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Senior Manager, Supply Chain Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior manager, supply chain. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for senior manager, supply chain
  • 15% Manage relationships and communication paths with Sales, Marketing and New Product Development teams to continually improve execution on product launches, transitions and all other events impacting the sell-in or the sell-through of inventory to customers or consumers
  • 10% Lead employees through effective hiring, orienting, training, mentoring and coaching
  • 5% Direct the development and implementation of new processes to improve performance of the Kwikset Supply Chain and other duties as assigned
  • Lead financial planning & analysis for global supply chain entity, managing a $500MM budget
  • Partner with finance teams, globally, to develop capital investments that align with strategy and achieve projected returns
  • Present business plans, recommendations, and alternatives to executive leadership team members, including Chief Supply Chain Officer and Chief Financial Officer
  • Provide decision support and business insights to Supply Chain leaders and help prioritize initiatives
  • Influence executives at the VP and SVP levels to drive optimal financial returns for the company
  • Drive discounted cash flow modeling, economic analysis, and capital appropriations
  • Reports directly to the Vice President of Finance, Global Supply Chain
Qualifications for senior manager, supply chain
  • Experience in managing software development teams with multiple systems and integration points
  • 5+ years’ experience supervising (completing performance reviews) and managing work efforts
  • Demonstrates solid planning, organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Leading IT-enabled planning/reporting projects, and supply network-level projects
  • BS required in business management/science/engineering
  • Extensive experience in business systems design, implementation, and lifecycle management

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