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Vice President of Supply Chain

Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: September 22, 2023

Job Description:

The Vice President of Supply Chain role is responsible for overseeing all elements of supply chain operations with the focus of ensuring high quality, cost-effective and timely delivery to our customers. Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a Senior Leader on the PVI team. This includes maintaining the highest level of integrity and leading the organization with a focus on creating a culture focused on serving our people, customers and communities.
  • Develop and continuously evaluate our short and long-term Supply Chain strategy for all of PVI. Ensure that strategy supports growth and maximizes return on investment.
  • Establish a high-performance team by mentoring and managing existing team, creating career development plans, and attracting/retaining top talent throughout the organization.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with current and potential suppliers, carriers, and logistics providers. Ensure that we have sufficient plans in place to navigate supply chain uncertainty and maintain business continuity.
  • Optimize inventory levels, transportation, distribution networks, and overall sourcing using best-in-class practices.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify opportunities for process improvements and cost savings. Prioritize and execute those opportunities in line with the broader strategies in place.
  • Ensure that these teams effectively execute all aspects of the Order Management process in the Quote to Cash cycle, including order entry, sourcing, expediting, release for shipment, billing, and invoicing.
  • Develop and implement best-in-class procurement capabilities and governance structures.
  • Implement innovative improvements to procurement procedures, processes and systems aiming to maximize efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Partner with team to create advanced category strategies that plan for strategic sourcing, value engineering, and demand management opportunities.
    • Recommend participation in the implementation of changes in products and processes to improve manufacturability and profitability (cost out), including a functional review of drawings and Engineering specifications.
    • Participate in the early identification of potential problems with new and existing products and processes.
    • Regularly perform pricing and competitive analysis by customer channel and recommend strategies to improve market position, improve quality or reduce costs.
    • Oversee the physical condition of each warehouse and efficient utilization of space and mechanical handling equipment while contributing to the planning of future capacity requirements.
    • Maintain standards of health and security to provide a safe work environment with proper materials handling and storage.
    • Adapt as needed to quickly and effectively integrate acquisitions to ensure service levels and deliver desired economies and savings.
    • Proactively communicate with key business partners and senior leaders to develop intra-company relationships and initiatives.
    • Uphold confidentiality and exercise professional judgment regarding company business, office communications, and personnel issues. Positional Requirements & Qualifications:
      • Education & Experience
        • Bachelor's degree preferred
        • 10+ years experience managing Supply Chain, Warehousing, and Inventory Management PMP or LSS Green / Black Belt -
        • CPIM, CSCP, or CLTD or equivalent
        • PMP, LSS GB / BB or equivalent
        • Skills & Abilities
        • Strong propensity for leadership
        • Knowledge of the principles of LEAN in business process design preferred
        • Prior ERP knowledge and experienced - required
        • Ability to manage remote personnel effectively through technology including telephone and electronic communication as well as in-person visits
        • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office software
        • Intermediate knowledge of Google Office software
        • Must be able to travel and have a clear driving record in accordance to company driving guidelines
        • Clear background check and drug/alcohol screening Essential Physical Functions:
          • Travel: - 25%
          • Lifting up to 20 pounds
          • Bending, stooping, and walking This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. PVI Holdings reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and -

Keywords: SETPOINT INTEGRATED, Baton Rouge , Vice President of Supply Chain, Executive , Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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