Supply Chain Manager - Automotive
Job Opportunity at Southeast-Recruiters / Bio-Partners Search Group

Posted on Jan 11

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Location: Auburn, AL
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4183494

Position:     Supply Chain Manager - Automotive
Location:    Auburn, Alabama
International Automotive parts manufacturer is recruiting a Supply Chain Manager with hands on experience, for their manufacturing plant in Auburn, Alabama.
Individual will oversee all supply chain activity and be the primary point of coordination for the company in Alabama.
  • Responsible for overall logistics, parts shipment, compliance with automotive standards, and quality requirements
  • Responsible for maintaining and reporting on raw materials, components, packages stock levels, parts inventories and availability on the production floor
  •  Responsible for the overall physical inventory management and control and the accuracy of reporting systems
  • Create and present control processes within the area of responsibility
  • Create supply chain management strategies that increase efficiency
  • Provide operational support and guidance to ensure maximum productivity
  • Train and mentor SCM employees
  • Collaborate with other departments to identify vulnerabilities and close operational gaps
  • Manage multiple  and optimize warehouse functions
  • Prepare and submit reports
  • Handle communications and negotiations with external suppliers.
  • Focus on safety, cost management and business growth in all interactions and directives
  • Manage crisis events in SC area
  • Perform other related duties as may be required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
  • 10+ years’ experience in manufacturing in a leadership role
  • 5+ years – proven experience in supply chain management
  • Familiarity with safety and procedural best practices in SCM
  • Experience with Automotive or "Just in Time" manufacturing – a strong advantage
  • Experience with ERP programs (enterprise level preferred)
  • Experience with MRP system
  • Knowledge and experience in planning and purchasing
  • Ability to lead, train and mentor employees on a personal level (forklift drivers, logistic and warehouse people)
  • Travels might be required to equipment suppliers
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