Supply Chain Manager Jobs
Supply Chain Manager Overview
People probably won't know what it means if you tell them you're a Logistician, but if you put it into lay-terms you can say you're a Supply Chain Manager. The job is fast-paced and can be stressful because Supply Chain Managers oversee products from point A, the supplier, to point B, the consumer, and all points in between. Supply Chain Manager jobs entail managing how to acquire a product, distribute it, allocate it and deliver it. Industries such as scientific, technical and professional services, manufacturing and even the federal government hire Supply Chain Managers.
Supply Chain Manager Education
You may be able to find entry-level Supply Chain Manager positions with an associate's degree, but many hiring managers look for applicants who hold bachelor's degrees in supply chain management, business, process engineering or industrial engineering. Previous experience is always a plus, but as businesses globalize the work becomes more complicated, prompting employers to look for those degrees. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that there is a certification Logisticians can obtain that typically isn't required, but having one shows that you have extensive knowledge in supply chain management and are professionally competent.
Supply Chain Manager Job Market
In 2012, there were an estimated 125,900 Supply Chain Manager jobs in the U.S. That's the good news; the even better news is that Logistician employment is expected to grow faster than the average, up 22 percent by 2022. That's a promising outlook for those with the education and skills to be managers and problem solvers in a market that is increasingly moving to a global stage.
Supply Chain Manager Salaries
Even at the low end of the scale, Supply Chain Manager jobs pay fairly well. The lowest 10 percent earn around $45,190, but the average annual salary is almost double at $72,780 in the majority of the industries that employ Logisticians.
Senior Supply ChainManager Classification Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Department Product Development & Sourcing position Overview Responsible for overseeing the successful executionof assignedproduct developmentand key customer projects with vendors and other team members ensuring on-time product launch while meeting identified targets and specifications. Also responsible for execution ...
Job Summary Responsible for design, development, implementation and on-going management of Global Purchasing Services function. Capitalize upon the Jabil's spend leverage, supplier relationships, Logistics, systems capability and expertise to develop and implement purchasing services for existing and potential new customers. Essential Duties & Responsibilities - Participate, understand and take...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Supply Chain Manager Modesto, CA; Turlock, CA Full-Time $50,000 - $90,000 Apply Apply Supply Chain Manager Modesto, CA; Turlock, CA Full-Time $50,000 - $90,000 Apply Job Details Agricultural manufacturer in the Central Valley seeks an experienced Inventory Forecasting and Demand Planning Special...
Supply Chain Manager Industry: AUTOMOTIVE Location: North Carolina Essential Duties and Responsibilities · Create the overall supply chain vision and develop a strategic plan for the function. · Formulate and implement processes and procedures governing all aspects of the supply chain supporting global operational excellence, customer satisfaction and operating philosophy initiatives. · Prov...
Company Confidential Greensboro, NC
Supply Chain Manager Responsible for design, development, implementation and on-going management of Global Purchasing Services function. Capitalize upon the company’s spend leverage, supplier relationships, Logistics, systems capability and expertise to develop and implement purchasing services for existing and potential new customers. Essential Duties & Responsibilities - Participate, understa...
Consumers Interstate Corporation, a wholesale distributor, is looking for a Supply Chain Manager to direct and coordinate all activities in the Purchasing Department. Duties: Plan, organize, direct and control all activities related to the procurement function for the company. Provide analysis on inbound freight costs and implement programs to reduce freight costs. Analyzes market and delivery...
Our direct client is currently seeking a Supply Chain Manager Direct Hire Full Time Perm Position Miami Lakes, FL SAP Supply Chain Manager Need to have experience with ERP systems - does not have to be SAP Need to have grocery supply line experience Supply Chain Management Job Profile and Description The supply chain manager is responsible for overseeing all the steps that make up the suppl...
Company Confidential Charlotte, NC, 28202
Supply Chain Manager The Position: Would you like to make a difference?? As an industry leader in the home fashions market, we have a need for a talented and creative Supply Chain Manager. This position will require an experienced individual to be responsible planning and control of all inventory processes. to ensure proper demand planning based on forecasts and production schedules to meet thi...
Job Description Job Tasks and Requirements Place in organization Exact position title: Manager - Supply Chain Legal Entity: Department: PCC Supply Chain Position title of line supervisor: Line authority over/functional responsibility for: Director of Supply Chain Position title of functional supervisor: Line authority over/functional responsibility for: Director of Supply Chain Annua...
Judge Inc. is seeking a Commodity Procurement and Supply Chain Manager for a manufacturer in the Davenport Iowa. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented, self-motivated leader / team player. The successful candidate will have extensive experience in commodity procurement and supply strategies. MUST HAVE: A bachelor degree MUST HAVE: Commodity procurement experience MUST HAVE: A Solid wor...
Supply Chain Manager: Avalon & Tahoe Mfg., Inc., a progressive and growing multi-million dollar boat manufacturer located in mid-Michigan, is looking for an experienced Supply Chain Manager with a Production Planning and Scheduling background to join our Operations Team. The candidate will take a proactive approach in reviewing current systems and procedures, making recommendations and implementi...
Company Background Corindus Inc. is a growing medical device company which has developed a unique robotic system to be used during percutaneous procedures in the cath lab. The company is establishing a new standard for the physician quality of life, workflow efficiency, and improved patient outcome. The company is financially strong and is backed by leading investors. Position Summary: The scope...
This position is responsible for the execution of the supply chain strategy. The person in this role will manage and coordinate the activities of team members engaged in the supply chain performing scheduling, planning, purchasing, inventory management and warehousing. This position requires superior business, negotiation, analytical and problem solving skills and demonstrated ability to implement...
RMW Waynesboro, GA is a manufacturer of high-voltage oil-filled instrument transformers for the power industry. A division of the Air Insulated Switchgear division of Alstom Grid, the unit currently employs 260 full time and temporary employees. ALSTOM Grid – The leader in providing software and services to the Electric Utility Industry has an opening for a Supply Chain Manager in its Waynesboro,...
US – NJ – Supply Chain Manager Distek, Inc., a rapidly growing leader in the scientific instrumentation field located in North Brunswick, New Jersey, is currently seeking a Supply Chain Manager to manage the Company’s planning and purchasing function. The position will be responsible for: · Developing and implementing a purchasing strategy which controls costs and ensures a smooth production pr...
FORTUNE 500 CPG MANUFACTURING COMPANY IS CURRENTLY SEEKING AN EXPERIENCED SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER IN FLORIDA. The Supply Chain Manager (SCM) will have direct responsibility for driving cost savings through oversight and management of all aspects of the supply chain in the for a specific Operations location. This role is the point of contact for the availability and allocation of all materials and st...
PARKER AEROSPACE Parker Aerospace, an operating segment of Parker Hannifin Corporation, is one of the world’s leading producers of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, and engine systems and components for the aerospace industry. We design and build equipment for virtually every aircraft and aero engine being produced in the world today. In addition...
Position Summary: Develop and manages the direction and daily activities of the division's materials and services with the focus on people, organization, process and information technology. This includes the S&OP Process to support the manufacturing / processing cycle, and ensuring timely logistical processing of product. Responsible for embracing and driving lean enterprise systems throughout th...
IMMEDIATE OPPORTUNITY/Interviews for Experienced Supply Chain Manager with Verifiable EMS (electronic manufacturing services) experience - Torrance/Gardena area - Up to $90k-$110k base (doe) Denise Gardella ***** Join this very stable, family owned manufacturing organization in the position of experienced Supply Chain Manager. Again, you MUST have EMS experience; other...
Ocean Spray is a vibrant agricultural cooperative owned by more than 700 cranberry and grapefruit growers in the United States, Canada and Chile who have helped preserve the family farming way of life for generations. Formed in 1930, Ocean Spray is now the world's leading producer of cranberry juices, juice drinks and dried cranberries and is the best-selling brand in the bottled juice category. T...
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$31,000.00 - $89,125.00
Typical Salary for Purchasing Supervisor
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Maintains operations by purchasing parts and materials; monitoring inventory; approving invoices; supervising staff.
Rate of Growth
Size of Industry in 2006:
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006
Accomplishes purchasing human resource objectives by selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising job contributions; recommending compensation actions; adhering to policies and procedures.
Approves invoice payment by verifying receipt; forward to accounting.
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