Manager, Supply Chain
Company: McLane Company
Location: Rocky Mount
Posted on: September 21, 2022
JOB SUMMARY / GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
This position is responsible for hiring, managing and developing
Supply Chain Planners, Senior Planners and Associates and for
overseeing the planning of inventory across all McLane Foodservice
divisions and restaurant concepts. Manage the purchase order
generation and communication for all food and supply items. Develop
strategy and manage implementation to optimize the supply chain.
Also responsible for ensuring purchase order execution to leverage
price changes, inventory buy-ins, managing inter-division inventory
transfers and controlling obsolescence.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS / PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Other duties may be assigned. A teammate in this position must have
the ability to:
--- Manage team of Supply Chain Planners to complete day-to-day
replenishment functions for a distribution company including demand
forecasting, purchase order generation and management through to
--- Hire, train and develop staff. Monitor daily performance.
Provide direct supervision, guidance and performance reviews and
development plans as required.
--- Assign and balance work across the team to meet the constantly
changing needs of the business. Arrange for coverage during
absences and vacancies.
--- Provide leadership, guidance and training to new and less
--- Lead team to support both ongoing business and chain promotions
including forecasting, managing inventory replenishment, and
--- Manage inventory levels and flow to optimize receiving,
storage, picking, and loading operations.
--- Meet or exceed days in inventory targets.
--- Maintain or exceed sales compliance goal for each customer
chain and across all divisions.
--- Monitor inventory planning to minimize spoilage and
obsolescence across compartments.
--- Work with Chain Management and Export to meet special inventory
--- Identify and manage projects that will result in savings,
income, improved inventory flow or operational effectiveness.
--- Develop processes that minimize extraordinary cost incurred
within the system. Work with distribution centers, logistics and
others to implement.
--- Work with DCs and logistics to generate purchase orders in a
manner that supports backhaul revenue.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
A teammate in this position must:
--- Bachelor's degree in supply chain, business or related
--- Minimum 3 years purchasing or planning experience in a high
volume, high inventory turn environment.
--- Effective communication and interpersonal skills with ability
to lead and influence others.
--- Demonstrated analytical skills with strong attention to
--- Balanced judgment and ability to multi-task and prioritize when
confronted with competing objectives.
--- Strong computer literacy, demonstrated ability to work with
spreadsheets and prior experience with an ERP.
--- Knowledge of supply chain management, including replenishment,
logistics, distribution, pricing, and customer service.
--- Office environment.
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