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Supply Chain Manager

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
**Kelly Engineering Resources has an exciting** **_direct-hire_** **opportunity for an experienced Supply Chain Management professional to join a reputable packaging manufacturer's operation in Northlake, IL!**

The Supply Chain Manager provides leadership and direction in the areas of Scheduling/Planning, Procurement, Inventory and Materials Management, Warehousing, Traffic, Shipping & Receiving, and Purchasing.

**Primary Responsibilities:**

+ Ensure raw materials and finished products are supplied to internal and external customers on a timely basis.

+ Establish and maintain strong working relationships with customers, both internally and externally, as well as the suppliers.

+ Maintain a skilled and competent workforce focusing upon raw material efficiency, world class equipment utilization, delivery, quality (services), cost, and flexibility.

+ Create and maintain purchasing system that provides annually increasing economic value.

+ Manage the Supply Chain group to achieve the desired OTC (On Time Complete) metric using visual management systems, demand segmentation and other tools as necessary.

+ Must foster a continuous improvement environment using lean principles such as Kanban/Pull Systems, 5s, demand segmentation, production wheels, etc.

+ Motivate staff to accomplish common goals and continuously improve from current/past practices to result in cost reductions, process improvements, and higher customer satisfaction.

+ Responsible for overseeing food safety.

**Minimum Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors degree (B.A.) in Business Management, Engineering or Industrial Engineering from a four-year college or university

+ 10+ years progressive experience in Supply Chain, Materials Management, Logistics, Procurement or related field

+ 5+ years experience in a management/leadership capacity

+ APICs certification preferred and Lean experience strongly desired

+ Strong knowledge in Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP), Demand Segmentation, Pull Replenishment, Supplier Assessment & Qualifications and Project Management

+ Proficient in Microsoft office

+ Extensive ERP system experience

+ Physical requirements may include the ability to move and/or lift up to 50 pounds occasionally, frequent use of hands to finger, feel, reach or handle machinery, frequent standing, walking, sitting, bending and stooping.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-16

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