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IDEX Supply Chain Manager in Rutherford, New Jersey

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

Position Summary

This position assumes the responsibility for all supply-chain and warehousing activities. Reporting to this position will be all buying, receiving and warehousing personnel. The position is responsible for administering policy and procedural changes encompassing activities related to buying, receiving and warehousing functions, and related ERP and ISO procedures. The position will work closely with operations to achieve on-time delivery and with finance to ensure a complete and accurate accounting of inventory.

Duties & Responsibilities

Develop and lead cross functional teams and lead the process, to create strategic commodity plans, and spend/supply assessments, Plan for Every Part (PFEP) and 8020 part and vendor evaluations

Lead sourcing analysis and selection process and perform cost analysis and make vs buy analysis as required

Oversee procedures for receiving and storing materials according to company guidelines

Maintain inventory levels to ensure sufficient material supply to achieve OTD of goods to our customer

Lead development of contract strategy, you will negotiate, establish, monitor and enforce supplier contracts and agreements

Identify supply base risk and develop/implement mitigation plans including market assessments, supplier's financial assessments, social responsibility, environment, ethics etc.

Develop strong partnership relationships with key suppliers as well as other disciplines within the businesses

Ensure cost standards are established for annual operating budgets

Obtain and communicate market condition information and technology trends related to commodities and suppliers

Communicate key supplier management updates and decisions to multiple levels in the organization including Executive Leadership

Responsibility for import compliance

Other duties as assigned


BA/BS or equivalent experience in a technical industrial environment,

5+ years direct related work experience, supervisory experience a plus

Advanced knowledge in MS Office and experience using an institutional ERP / database system

A change agent, who is experienced in evaluating the needs of the business

Experience in international sourcing and logistics, experience with China and W. European suppliers is a plus

Experience in managing warehousing operations

Experience in obsolescence and excess evaluations

Excellent written and oral communications and interpersonal skills

Excellent organization and prioritization skills in a diverse and ever changing environment

Can balance and show the ability to work and think both strategically and tactically

Job Conditions and Physical Activities Required

General office environment. This position will be required to work beyond normal hours as needed to support the workload and multiple time zones

Movement within the office and around an active manufacturing/warehousing facility

Write by hand and keyboard, with extensive verbal communications via phone and online tools

Visual acuity is necessary for detailed computer use

Small amounts of domestic/international travel is necessary for vendor evaluation and selection

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 is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

Job Family: Operations

Business Unit: Airtech

Job Segment: HST Health & Science Technologies