Supply Chain Planning Manager Venus Glass

  • Full Time

  • Tehran

      -   Tehran

Supply Chain Planning Manager

Posted Long ago

Job Description

•Main objective: The Purchasing & Inventory Manager will be responsible for providing and monitoring strategic materials and consumables. The position will require an aptitude to develop expertise within key cost categories/working capital and understand the role these categories play in the company’s overall financial performance. The Purchasing / Inventory Manager will also lead initiatives in Inventory strategic planning. The Purchasing & Inventory Manager completes projects, either as assigned or self-initiated, by working with appropriate departments and individuals to achieve the stated goals. •Main Responsibilities: -Price and delivery negotiations in order to reduce material costs and maintain adequate service to Plant -Select suppliers and assess their capabilities in accordance with our demand -Implement best practices in Inventory and Purchasing management that will result in optimal use of the company’s working capital -Manage and coordinate efforts as related to Production Planning, Logistics and Inventory Management initiatives; Inventory Targets, and Support to Plant Management -Leadership role in respect to purchasing material and inventory levels with Production department. -Search for alternative sources and Products in conjunction with product development efforts; or asked by the Plant -Actively initiate, lead and/or mentor Improvement Teams to reduce overall business costs. The Goal is to support LEAN efforts to maintain or reduce costs as sales grow -Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining Purchasing Work Instructions and Procedures as part of our Quality Systems -Ability to adapt to internal sales, be prepared to work with sister divisions and a national sales/purchasing teams

Requirements

-Over 3 years in managing or holding position of responsibility related to purchasing, logistics or materials management, with minimum of 3 years in a manufacturing or plant location -Strong financial, analytical and problem solving skills -Strategic thinking and forecasting ability -Customer focus; dedicated to meeting the expectations of internal and external customers -Negotiating skills required -Business acumen in manufacturing and distribution operations including inventory and purchasing, sales, marketing, engineering, multi-unit operations, finance, information technology -Excellent oral/written communication, presentation and listening skills -Basic understanding of accounting principles and statements -Experience with ERP, database user interface and query software knowledge -Experience with system analysis and system evaluation -Demonstrated experience coaching and developing teams and individuals -Strong interpersonal skills; a confident yet grounded leader -ERP system experience a must -Experience using computer-based purchasing, scheduling, or inventory control systems is required -MRO/MRP purchasing experience a plus -Experience with purchasing contracts and negotiations are a must -Ideal Age Range: 32 - 45