Supply Chain Manager
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Shearers Foods

1,001-5,000 employees

Manufactures sweet and salty snack foods sustainably
Company Overview
Shearer's Foods is a prominent snack manufacturer, recognized for its commitment to environmental sustainability, having received the food industry's highest award in this area. The company fosters a culture of mutual respect and community involvement, emphasizing the importance of teamwork and hard work. With its continuous growth and industry leadership, Shearer's offers ample opportunities for career advancement, making it an ideal workplace for those passionate about contributing to the creation of America's favorite snacks.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$53M

Founded

1974

Headquarters

Massillon, Ohio

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

34%
Locations
New Boston, IL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
Customer Service
CategoriesNew
Operations & Logistics
Customer Success & Support
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree preferred, preferably in Supply Chain, Operations or related field
  • At least 5 years of management experience in a warehousing/distribution environment; experience in an FDA regulated facility preferred with credibility in safety, operations, & facilities management
  • Expertise in inventory control & order fulfillment quality standards & metrics including customer order fill rates, inventory turnover, excess & short-dated inventory management, and forecast accuracy
  • Highly assertive and self directing
  • High proficiency in disciplined detailed execution, organization, and leadership
  • Highly proficiency in communication across a matrix organization (verbal and written)
  • Fully competent and knowledgeable on Warehouse Management Systems – inputting and identifying locations, implementation of WMS, training, daily monitoring of over-rides and manage system upgrades
  • Fully competent & knowledgeable on WMS & TMS applications in a GMP manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated project management and influencing skills to ensure project and KPI success including stakeholder, timeline, & meeting management skills
  • Available to work flexible hours and days as needed to meet business demands
  • Possess a basic financial understanding to ensure results are delivered on time and in full
Responsibilities
  • Coordinating all aspects of Materials Management at the site including Plant Production Scheduling, Material Planning, bulk purchasing, Inventory Control, Inbound Receiving, Outbound Shipments (including FG Exports), Intercompany Shipments and In-house Material Control including material usage variance evaluation
  • Coordinating all aspects of production planning to enable ROTIF of Finished Goods and the achievement of KPI’s, including Customer Service Levels, Stock Turn, Working Capital, Labor Costs, Operational KPI’s, and other operational/financial targets as established annually
  • Responsible for the physical warehouse and truck yard. This includes the management of the employees, equipment, and working with the facilities owner for our South Warehouse
  • Responsible for coordinating programs and projects as it relates to the plant with central Procurement
  • Responsible for the development and achievement of departmental budgets on an annual basis
  • Oversee inbound & outbound logistics
  • Owns the product flow into the facility including all vendor and corporate functional communication and coordination
  • Leads new and derivate products/projects communication and delivery for the site
  • Collaborate with centralized planning and plant teams (quality/sanitation, maintenance, production) to meet food safety, service, equipment reliability and labor cost metrics through ensuring optimized and efficient daily and weekly schedules
  • Responsible for coordinating one off Bulk orders where applicable and material release & invoice approval
  • Manage inventory levels to achieve case fill rate goals at the lowest Working Capital
  • Ensure continuous improvement in the business processes supporting the Planning of OTIF or ROTIF of FG to the customer requirements including proactive communication, root cause analysis
  • Highlight emerging capacity issues that require action planning and/or decision-making
  • Accountable for SC KPIs DOH inventory levels of FG and Raws to meet financial targets
  • Develop and deliver CQV Success Criteria working closely with the Site Facility and Engineering Leader
  • Integrate project within SHOP systems (DDS, Centerline, CIL, PM's, spare parts, training material, OEE system)
  • Lead the NPC SHOP Pillar and work in close connection with the Enterprise pillar leader to deliver pillar success criteria and build site NPC capability
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in an FDA regulated facility
  • Credibility in safety, operations, & facilities management
  • Basic financial understanding