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Supply Chain Director

Job Type : Direct
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 5 years
Required Education : BA in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Purchasing or Material Management.
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Manufacturing

Job Description :

  • Plan, implement and monitor the overall supply chain strategy.

  • Responsible for directing the company's Purchasing, Materials, and Inventory Control staff.

  • Determine key supply chain KPIs.

  • Suggest solutions for process improvements.

  • Identify process bottleneck and implement solutions in a timely manner.

  • Work with finance, sales, and manufacturing team to determine best vendors and suppliers.

  • Build and maintain good relationships with vendors.

  • It conducts all negotiations for purchase contracts ensuring the best possible cost for direct materials, indirect materials, and operation services.

  • Directs and implements all supplier certification programs. 

  • Work in conjunction with the materials team to identify and implement programs that help reduce inventory and increase turns.

  • Manage the organization’s logistics (transportation) initiatives and budgets.

Required Qualifications :


  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills

  • Great negotiation and communication skills

  • Previous experience developing and implementing projects with low-cost regions.

  • Previous experience managing metal market, price index, and “Hedging”.

  • Fully bilingual: Spanish / English

  • Advanced knowledge and skills in information systems including Microsoft Office and MRP systems.

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