Feb 06, 2019

Supply Chain Leader

  • Franklin Paterson
  • Evansville , Indiana , United States
Full time Supply Chain

Job Description

Evansville , Indiana , United States 

Identify suppliers requiring additional Supply Chain development activities in support of new model programs and managing the implementation of the actions addressing those needs. Identify opportunities for improvement within external and internal supply chain processes and systems. Prioritize these opportunities and drive change projects to conclusion.

Extensive knowledge in all Supply Chain processes as well as a working knowledge of manufacturing and order fulfillment processes. Improvement roadmaps to minimize suppliers identified as risks to desired performance. 

Background in push/pull supply chain planning material flow analysis and production systems as well as inventory management and control purchasing parts distribution plus strong analytical skills. Provide support on development of proactive strategies supported by robust action plans.  

* A minimum of 15 years of leadership experience
* 5-10 years in Logistics management
* 5 - 10 years of Strategy development and deployment within an organization that supports Lean- manufacturing principles.
* Five years Supply Chain experience in a manufacturing environment with Purchasing experience is a plus.
* Experience working with international suppliers.
* Experience Conducting Supply Chain Manufacturing Process Audits.
* Understand flow through use of Value Stream Mapping and identification of wastes.
* Drive change at suppliers from the highest level of management to shop floor activities.
* Ability to measure analyze implement and control. DMAIC
* Production line lean manufacturing process improvement experience.
* Problem Solving and Project Management experience.
* Operation Experience - factory management manufacturing engineering production management
* Ability to Train/ Coach others (coworkers/suppliers) in the use of lean manufacturing tools
* Deploy diagnostic processes for root cause analysis of poor supply performance
* Leadership skills in order to deal with sensitive issues develop others or persuade others inside and outside the department to take specific actions.
* Train suppliers in the use and appropriate deployment of lean manufacturing and other process improvement techniques.
* Experience delivering training coaching and developing
* Travel is required
* Able to work in a dynamic environment of challenging and diverse problems. 

• EDUCATION: BS degree

• JOB DURATION: This job is full time and long term



Procurement, Supply Chain

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