Strategic level responsibility as Supply Chain Director for global industry leader as Tier 1, Tier 2 Automotive Supplier. Enhance Site Manufacturing Excellence thru the development and continuous improvement of material and information flow processes in order to meet customer demand, enhance material flow and optimize inventory.
--- Responsible for Supply Chain budgeting and management of operations withing budget, and all budget reporting.
--- Responsible for management of Logistics Protocol to supply base and coordination of corrective actions for non-comforming packaging.
--- Responsible for appropriate system responses and containment for Customer complaints associated with Supply Chain failure modes including PFMEA, CP and Standardized Work instructions management.
--- Primary point of contact of SAP SD, WM and MM issues.
--- Responsible for all inbound receiving inspection including dimensional analysis, reporting, containment and sorting activities.
--- Responsible for approval and coordination of supplier charge back process.
--- Responsible for management of SAP Electronic Receipt Settlement (ERS) functionality with SAP.
--- Responsible for coordination of all inbound supplier deliveries, and expediting as needed.
--- Responsible for all NAFTA reporting, as well as all import/export clearance documentation.
--- Responsible for management of both on-site and off-site warehouse operations.
Deploy, manage, monitor and improve planning supply chain processes within the site:
--- Capture and communicate customer demand
--- Ensure the effective use of available internal capacity/resources
--- Synchronize external resources
--- Ensure inputs to the planning processes are regularly reviewed and monitored for accuracy and corrected accordingly (inventory accuracy, BOM’s, routings, shop floor order control and other master data).
--- Ensure movement of materials on time and in full at all points in the process in line with agreed upon plans.
--- Ensure proper control and storage of inventory
--- Continuously develop external materials network to achieve lowest cost movement of material into and out of plants.
--- Ensure appropriate supply chain targets are achieved (Customer DSA, Inventory Turns, etc.)
--- Contribute to the longer term strategy (3-5 year plan) for the site from a supply chain perspective.
--- Develop and deploy the supply chain Continuous Improvement plan and projects to achieve business plan.
--- Responsible for annual and as needed Physical Inventory processes.
--- Provide support for Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning, forecasting and reporting for site.
--- Primary escalation point for Customer and Supplier delivery/logistics issues.
--- Responsible for communication and enforcement of Environmental, Health, Safety and Quality policies and procedures
Direct Reports: 3-8
Headcount managed: 60
--- Bachelor’s level degree in Manufacturing, Engineering or Finance with 10 years Director level Supply Chain experience in heavy manufacturing
--- 7+ years of experience in Tier 1, Tier 2 Automotive supplier, including staff management
--- ERP systems knowledge, SAP and MS Office expert level required
--- APICS Certification desired
--- US Citizenship or Green Card required