Supply Chain Manager
Company: 1,4GROUP, Inc.
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Supply Chain will be responsible to develop and maintain a plan
for the supply of the correct mix of products in the correct
warehouse on the correct day. This will involve a review of the
current Supply Chain and analysis of the inventory flow and the
development and implementation of a strategy. This position
interfaces with all the other departments so excellent
communication skills are essential.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collaborates with other departments and stakeholders to identify
and maintain resources needed to establish and provide an effective
Establishes performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or
evaluation of factors affecting the supply chain.
Develops and maintains detailed inventories of materials and
supplies located in the factory.
Maintains required quantity of supplies and materials to optimize
Analyzes current inventories and procedures; suggests improvements
to increase efficiency of supply chain and profitability for the
Develops policies to increase efficiency throughout the supply
chain while ensuring quality and safety; implements subsequent
changes to processes.
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.
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 quantifies
new suppliers in collaboration with other departments.
Other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Proven experience in supply chain
Experience in data mining, analysis, and reporting
High level of knowledge in Excel
Solid analytical skills and self-motivated
Ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the
Willingness to work as a team-member
Ability to handle multiple activities simultaneously and ensure
accurate and timely completion of tasks
Working knowledge of MS Office, databases, and other office
Ability to lead and mentor employees
EDUCATION AND TRAINING:
Bachelor's degree or master's degree in Supply Chain
3 to 5 years' experience in supply chain
This is a hands-on position, and the individual must be physically
capable of safely operating a variety of tools and equipment to
accomplish the duties and responsibilities as outlined above. Some
travel may be necessary, including international destinations. The
individual must be able to tolerate extremes in outdoor
temperatures and weather conditions. This position may require
heavy lifting and moving up to and possibly more than 50 pounds
repeatedly. The individual must have the ability to provide
flexible working hours when necessary and may have to work early
morning, late evenings, nights, or weekends. Since 1,4GROUP, Inc.
is a drug free workplace, the individual must have the ability to
pass a pre-employment and periodic substance tests if
Keywords: 1,4GROUP, Inc., Baton Rouge , Supply Chain Manager, Executive , Sorrento, Louisiana
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