18 days old

Supply Chain Manager

Kelly Services
Frederick, MD 21705
Kelly Engineer is seeking a Full Time/Permanent Supply Chain Manager in Fredrick, MD. The candidate will be responsible for management of inventory and purchasing procedures, determining supply needs, purchase supplies and materials according to specifications and supervise receiving procedures across multiple manufacturing sites. Manage and ensure collaboration among staff focused on purchasing, materials management and configuration management.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the following:

+ Effectively manage, evaluate and coach team comprised of Buyers, Engineering Production Services, Quoting Specialist and Proposal Administrator

+ Develop team with established goals/metrics and track progress, with emphasis on professional development.

+ Maintain inventory levels to ensure on-time production while minimizing on-hand inventory.

+ Continually drive for increased inventory turns.

+ Continue programs of exploration for new suppliers and processes to achieve the optimum quality, reliability, prices, continuity, and delivery.

+ Provide management team with accurate and relevant data/metrics to drive continuous improvement and decision making.

+ Remain current on industry trends, notifying relevant team members of potential issues/changes.

+ Manage the Government-Industry Data Exchange Program (GIDEP).

+ Manage supplier relationships, lead negotiations, and track quality, price and delivery metrics.

+ Modify processes and procedures for shipping, receiving, transport, and inventory control to reduce waste and increase throughput.

+ Interface with Program Managers on the planning and forecasting of customer orders to meet shipments.


+ Bachelors degree and five (5) years of directly related experience in contract manufacturing industry is ideal.

+ Electronics manufacturing experience a plus.

+ Must have prior supervisory experience & strong people management skills.

+ Must have significant experience with inventory control, logistics, materials requirement planning, supply chains, contract negotiations, and purchasing.

+ Experience with supply chain and inventory management systems.

+ Excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiating skills.

+ Strong attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, and a deep understanding of forecasting and budgeting.

+ Extreme proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Access required.

_This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter listed below. Please contact recruiter_ **_Matt Bodie_** _with questions, concerns, or email applications at_ **_matt.bodie@kellyengineering.com_**

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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: 2021-11-19 Expires: 2021-12-20

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