CES is seeking an experienced Supply Chain Manager for a Sarnia Manufacturer
Ensuring product availability and raw material supply in order to meet customer demand on time.
Controlling and optimization of the entire value chain for the NAFTA region
Develop “best-in.industry” supply chain system.
Effective management of purchasing cycle, including all activities related to procurement
of raw material, supplies, utilities, services and capital projects
Oversee trade compliance and interface with global logistics providers to ensure
deliveries are efficient and cost effective
Track and resolve local logistics issues, including Customs / Brokerage / TDG
Oversee and occasionally fulfil North American customer service activities.
Manage and optimize raw material and finished goods inventories at both local and off-site warehouses.
Manage vendor relationships and conduct annual reviews for services.
Liaise with global divisions on supply chain development projects and business alignments
Ensure consistent and accurate SAP usage in the department
Develop automation in the department to reduce the administrative workload
Create, monitor and analyze key metrics for the department
Develop mid and long-term strategies for improved supply chain solutions that add value to our customers.
Negotiate, monitor and manage all contracts
Develop and maintain departmental policies and procedures
Manage and develop employees
Keeps abreast of emerging technology and industry practices
Develop annual budget plan covering, purchasing, inventory control, customer service,
shipping & receiving and warehouse.
Identify and manage risk within the supply chain environment
Analyze business processes along the entire value chain to identify optimization
potential from raw material planning, production to product delivery.
Bachelor’s Degree with Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) or equivalent certification.
Minimum 15 years of experience within in a Supply Chain environment of which at least
5 years should have been in a leadership position.
Exposure to manufacturing environment a plus
Proficient SAP knowledge, especially in area of sales, purchasing and inventory
management (SAP-MM & SD)
Exceptional understanding of supply chain concepts and processes.
Ability to analyze data from various systems to get to opportunity/root cause.
Ability to effectively communicate throughout the organization with exceptional
communication skills, both written and verbal.
Strong customer orientation, with a proactive mindset and ability to problem-solve on an ongoing basis.
Highly self-motivated individual with the ability to work independently as well as in a global team environment.
Strong forecasting and planning abilities which includes production process scheduling
for controlling and optimizing workloads and production process
Please send your resume to [email protected]