Greensboro, North Carolina
Flexo Finders, LLC
The Supply Chain Manager will manage the end to end supply chain process for the site from order entry to receipt of payment in order to maximize service, responsiveness, agility and cost in line with customer expectations. They play a crucial role in developing and maintaining good relationships with customers, suppliers, and internal stakeholders. The Supply Chain Manager has overall responsibility for all aspects of customer service, planning and scheduling, logistics and materials management, as well as overall planning, management and reporting across the supply chain for the site.
The role holder is responsible for end to end supply chain management for the site. They will collaborate with Regional Supply Chain and supply chain managers on other sites as necessary, in order to optimize demand/capacity balancing, supply and sourcing across the region. The Supply Chain Manager has a short to medium term planning and decision making horizon of today through 1 year. They will manage a small number of direct reports, including the activities of customer service, planning / scheduling and logistics and materials management teams. The Supply Chain Manager will report directly to the site leader with a matrix reporting relationship to the Regional Supply Chain leader.
Collaborate and build value adding relationships with Sales teams and Operations teams to ensure timely and accurate provision of goods in line with customer demand.
Manage and support the customer service, planning and scheduling and logistics / materials management teams based on site, ensuring seamless communication and collaboration of end to end processes.
Look for opportunities to further streamline and automate order capture to increase efficiency and reduce customer order lead time
Accountable for the internal control of material ordering, inventory and finished goods inventory across site.
Ensure all procurement (direct and indirect) is timely and effectively managed
Lead initiatives to improve the flow of raw materials and finished goods in the warehouses
Accountable for the management and control of the delivery of completed orders in line with customer requirements.
Drive and own weekly S&OE meeting to ensure the desired outputs are achieved and follow up on execution of decisions agreed
Facilitate site level S&OP inputs and own reconciliation action plan (capacity changes, resource plan)
Responsible within the site for ensuring the accuracy of supply planning inputs (line speeds, labor plans etc.)
Identify process bottlenecks and implement solutions in a timely manner
Accountable for accurate and effective line schedules that align with business priorities
Oversee the effective and efficient onboarding of new products and customers.
Make business cases as necessary for investments that will improve supply chain performance, and contribute to site top and bottom line.
Implement the supply chain strategy at the site that is in line with Divisional supply chain standards, processes and policies in order to deliver required supply chain performance, customer satisfaction and organizational objectives.
Design and implement appropriate supply chain solutions in line with customer requirements, changing market conditions, new business opportunities, and/or cost reduction strategies. Build appropriate relationships with Customer SCM organization to develop the correct supply solutions e.g. VMI, MTS, MTO.
Input to effective on-site business continuity planning, collaborating as necessary with colleagues from other sites within the Region.
Lead a high performance culture; committed to agreed-upon objectives and takes pride in work; demonstrates energy, enthusiasm, positive attitude and creativity in problem solving.
Ensure that overall performance meets high standards in the areas of customer service and satisfaction, including but not limited to lead times and on time delivery, Gross Margin Improvements (GMI), Quality, and Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE). Agree, manage, report against, and continually improve supply chain KPIs.
Drive continual improvement of on-site supply chain performance, resulting in improvements in customer service and satisfaction, efficient planning and production scheduling, effective raw materials and inventory management, and efficient distribution.
Employee Engagement Lead commitment to employee engagement and improving the employee experience through effective performance management, training, coaching and career development
Talent Management Effective management and the development of future leaders