IDEX Supply Chain Manager in Geismar, Louisiana
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Supply Chain Manager
General Manager, Aegis
Aegis Flow Technologies, LLC
Geismar, LA (Greater Baton Rouge Area)
The Supply Chain Manager is responsible for all supply related activities within the Business Unit, being Inventory Management, Material Planning, Purchasing, Shipping, Warehousing & Transportation with a primary emphasis on delivering superior on-time delivery to the customer without negative impact on working capital. Responsibility spans the Geismar, LA & Pasadena, TX sites.
Achieve on-time delivery and quality metrics to target through supply chain development and inventory management
Balance working capital with the demands of business using a strong Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning (SIOP) process
Strive for continuous improvement and savings with a robust and executable sourcing funnel
Implement & promote an Operational Excellence culture throughout Aegis with the goal of increasing capacity & productivity, maintaining quality, & meeting customer/manufacturing profitability targets
Develop and implement global strategic procurement plans for top suppliers
Optimize the supply chain with the goal of reliability and sustainability of all relevant processes and interfaces
Improve supplier quality / validation process (PPAP)
Professional contract negotiation and contract management
Implement continuous improvement, standards, tools and (lean) procedures in supply chain processes
Develop and manage metrics and score cards for suppliers surrounding quality, on-time delivery, cost reductions and sustainability
Drive inventory accuracy and optimization of materials, warehousing, and logistics
Control and improve stock levels / obsolete stock levels
Provide motivational leadership & direction to all aspects of the Order Fulfillment process to achieve Safety. Quality, Delivery & Cost goals while enhancing teamwork
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:
Strong project planning experience with the ability to coordinate across different sites involving multiple teams
Ability to prepare comprehensive & accurate reports, forecasts, estimates & budgets
Demonstrated success with Strategic Sourcing efforts & cost savings
Excellent oral & written communication and negotiation skills to work effectively in a team environment
Experience with distribution and/or customized assembly model is a plus
Multi-site experience preferred
Must be relentless about continuous improvement
Previous success designing & implementing supply chain connections & processes
Solid Microsoft Office competency, particularly with spreadsheet and/or database management
Strong leadership, coaching skills, work ethic & personal ethics
Bachelor’s degree, preferred majors include Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Production Management or Engineering. MBA preferred
APICS certification is a significant plus
5+ years of experience responsible for material management preferred
5 +years in a leadership position with experience managing individuals
Must be able to work in the United States- no work visas will be provided
Ability to travel between Geismar. LA and Pasadena, TX sites occasionally and meet with suppliers internationally- expected travel not to exceed 20%
Drive for Results— Highly motivated and self -driven to achieve company objectives as committed
Operational Excellence— Strong aptitude and utilization of Lean Operating Tools
Motivates Others— Capable of influencing others while driving continuous improvements
Builds Great Teams— Can act as coach/mentor and give sound feedback and guidance to direct reports
Customer Obsessed— Attitude of service toward external and internal clients
Managerial Courage— Challenges the organization to think diversely and comfortable voicing opposing viewpoint
BUSINESS UNIT OVERVIEW (AEGIS FLOW TECHNOLOGIES):
Aegis Flow Technology, LLC specializes in valve and other industrial flow products that solve the most challenging customer problems in the chemical processing industry. There is a strong culture and legacy of delivering superior product quality and high level of customer responsiveness. AEGIS is proud to utilize sound & ethical approaches to accomplish the highest standards possible for total customer satisfaction, with an emphasis on safety, quality & the environment. Our pursuit of innovative products & services, as well as our commitment to our customer's success, is a never-ending quest!
ENTERPRISE OVERVIEW (IDEX CORPORATION):
IDEX (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, we make thousands of products that are mission critical components in everyday activities. If you or a family member is battling cancer or another life-threatening disease, your doctor may have tested your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our IDEX Health & Science team. You can enjoy fresh fruits & vegetables thanks in part to Banjo, an IDEX company. Banjo valves are used on the agriculture sprayers that apply fertilizer on crops. & if you were ever in a car accident, the Hurst Jaws of Life®/LUKAS® tool may have rescued you. Founded in 1988 with three small, entrepreneurial manufacturing companies, we’re proud to say that we now call 40 diverse businesses around the world part of the IDEX family. With 7,000 employees & manufacturing operations in more than 20 countries, IDEX is a high-performing, global $2+ billion company committed to making trusted solutions that improve lives. For more information, visit www.idexcorp.com.
Aegis Flow Technologies LLC (an IDEX business unit) is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
IDEX (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, IDEX businesses make thousands of products that are mission-critical components in everyday activities. Chances are the car you’re driving has a BAND-IT® clamp holding your side airbag safely in place. If you were ever in a car accident, a Hurst Jaws of Life® rescue tool may have saved your life. If you or a family member is battling cancer, your doctor may have tested your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our growing IDEX Health & Science team.