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Director, Supply Chain Management

Do you have technical expertise in the areas of materials purchasing, materials planning, inventory management and supplier development? Would you like to shape the future direction of an aggressively growing company’s world class supply chain?

Systems Control is North America’s leader in the design and manufacturing of solutions that enable the delivery of energy to the world. We are seeking a passionate and creative professional to develop and lead our strategic sourcing and procurement plans.  

Iron Mountain, MI

• Develop and lead strategic sourcing and procurement strategies in alignment with company objectives and growth goals
• Develop and maintain world class supply chain practices
• Provide leadership, vision, and direction in sourcing and procurement
• Formulate and deploy procedures governing all aspects of materials procurement, materials planning, inventory management, and supplier development
• Lead the strategic and tactical negotiations within the supply chain
• Leverage continuous improvement activities to drive improved performance and profitability
• Work cross functionally with Sales, Estimating, Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering, and Design to ensure best cost manufacturing strategy is being achieved.
• Ensure supplier compliance in all respects of corporate specifications and requirements ensuring best in class supplier performance.
• Establish and maintain performance metrics

• Bachelor’s Degree in Business with an emphasis in Supply Chain and/or Operations Management. Master’s Degree preferred. CPIM or CPM certifications a plus.
• Minimum 10 years of experience in a Senior Supply Chain role with equivalent experience operating in a manufacturing environment
• Working knowledge and proficiency in ERP/MRP systems
• Experience and understanding of Lean Manufacturing
• Ability to develop win/win relationships with suppliers to reduce cost and improve delivery and quality
• Excellent coach and team leader who can champion change
• Outstanding communication and presentation skills
• Familiar with manufacturing processes including but not limited to: metals, fabrication, assembly, paint, and electronics

• Competitive Base Salary