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Director of Global Supply Chain -

Company: InPursuit- Retained Search
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Position SummaryAs part of the Senior Leadership Team, the Director of Supply Chain will be responsible for the purchasing, planning, inventory analysis, and inbound logistics across a North American OEM distribution network (5 locations). This position will drive the overall Supply Chain strategy and the day-to-day supply chain needs which meet and exceed the customer expectations and company objectives. A key objective will be to develop, scale, and lead a high-performance team to champion inbound materials management, supply chain processes, build infrastructure and drive profitability.
Major Responsibilities1. Strategic Supply Chain Leadership - 30%

  • Owns the complete materials spend ($53M) of the organization and develops strategy that consistency reduces spend and risk mitigation.
  • Identifies and executes improvements to the overall supply chain process which will advance the interests of the customer and corporation.
  • Develops policies, procedures, and objectives for the Company's supply chain in accordance with corporate objectives.
  • Leads the development of supplier sourcing and logistics.
  • Analyzes data and creates strategies using modeling and dashboards that align and support the overall supply chain strategy.2. Supply Chain Management - 40%
    • Analytics - guides the team on collecting and analyzing data to improve the supply metrics.
    • Planning - works directly with sales and purchasing to enhance the capabilities of the material forecasting and purchasing efficiencies.
    • ERP - promotes and supports the team's usage of the new MRP (Dynamics) system and motivates teams to become power users. Supports additional systems (Demand Planning systems).
    • Logistics - motivates the team to review and analyze alternative logistic channels to improve costs and delivery.
    • Suppliers - develops close relationships with primary and secondary suppliers. a. Determine the optimal number of suppliers, lead supplier site visits. b. Identify and qualify new suppliers in support of group sourcing requirements. c. Identify and source group products to achieve product goals. d. Develop, implement, and evaluate supplier performance scorecards and their proposals for suitability in attaining strategic goals. e. Negotiate terms of significant contracts and blanket orders.
      • Purchasing - work closely with the Purchasing Manager and team to improve buying opportunities
      • Inventory - gains an understanding of the organization's inventory management system and identities metrics for optimal inventory levels including turns and obsolete.3. Supervisory/Leadership: 20%
        • Hires, trains, develop, and evaluate staff. Takes corrective action as necessary on a timely basis and in accordance with company policy. Consults with Human Resources Department as appropriate.
        • Acts as a liaison to inform employees of communications, decisions, policies, and all matters that affect their performance, attitudes, and results.
        • Implement the core values of Hercules OEM.4. Business Acumen: 10%
          • Assists in the development and formulation of the strategic long and short-range planning, policies, programs, and objectives of the organization.
          • Oversee Supply Chain budget to ensure compliance with organizational expenditure requirements.
          • Participates in technical discussions with customers and sales.
          • Strictly adheres to company and customer confidentiality requirements.

Keywords: InPursuit- Retained Search, Greensboro , Director of Global Supply Chain -, Executive , Greensboro, North Carolina

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